Nicholes Family History

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Nicholes Name Meaning

English and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Nichol.

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

Similar surnames: Nicholls, Nichols, Nicholas, Nichol, Nicolas, Nicolai, Niles, Nickol

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Nicholes Family Origin

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Nicholes Family Occupations

What did your Nicholes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nicholes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Nicholes's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nicholes. A less common occupation for the Nicholes family was Farm Labor.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Labor


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Nicholes ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Nicholes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Nicholes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nicholes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Nicholes. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Nicholes. For the veterans among your Nicholes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nicholes Life Expectancy

What is the average Nicholes lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Nicholes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Nicholes in 1957 was 48, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nicholes ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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