Nichols Family History

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Nichols Name Meaning

English and Dutch: patronymic from Nichol. Jewish (American): Americanized form of any of various like-sounding Jewish names.

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

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Nichols Family Origin

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Nichols Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nichols. A less common occupation for the Nichols family was Farming. The most common Nichols occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Nichols's were Farmers.

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Nichols Life Expectancy

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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