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Niznik Family History

Niznik Name Meaning
Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Ukrainian nizhnyj ‘affectionate’, ‘tender’, or from an agent noun, kniznik, based on Russian knigi ‘books’.

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

5,397 Historical Documents with Niznik on Ancestry
2,429 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
341 Military Records
450 Immigration Records
1,024 Census and Voter Lists
1,153 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Niznik Families

  • Number of Niznik families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Niznik Family Origin

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