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Nickell Family History

Nickell Name Meaning
Dutch, German, and English: variant spelling of Nickel.

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

310,092 Historical Documents with Nickell on Ancestry.com
33,069 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,310 Military Records
946 Immigration Records
17,459 Census and Voter Lists
254,308 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Nickell Families

  • Number of Nickell families
     67 - 132
     23 - 66
     1 - 22
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Nickell families
     19 - 35
     7 - 18
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Nickell last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Nickell census records

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Nickell Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Nickell families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Nickell Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Nickell families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Nickell

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Nickell Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Nickell census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Nickell ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Nickell Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

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