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Where is the Nelkin family from?
You can see how Nelkin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nelkin family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Nelkin families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 5 Nelkin families living in Louisiana. This was about 71% of all the recorded Nelkin's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Nelkin families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Nelkin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Proprietor and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nelkin. 34% of Nelkin men worked as a Proprietor and 50% of Nelkin women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nelkin were Sales Agent and Clerk.