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Nichelson Family History

Nichelson Name Meaning
Dutch: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Nikolaus (see Nicholas).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

28,447 Historical Documents with Nichelson on Ancestry.com
6,756 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,117 Military Records
1,026 Immigration Records
11,670 Census and Voter Lists
7,878 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Nichelson Families

  • Number of Nichelson families
     21 - 39
     8 - 20
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Nichelson families
     19 - 36
     7 - 18
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Nichelson last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Nichelson census records

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Nichelson Family Origin

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Nichelson Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Nichelson

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Nichelson Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Nichelson census records

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Nichelson Civil War Service Records

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