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Nickel Name Meaning

Dutch and German: from a pet form of Nick, a short form of the personal name Nikolaus (see Nicholas). English: variant spelling of Nichol.

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

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Nickel Family Origin

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Nickel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nickel family was Farming. The most common Nickel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Nickel's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nickel.

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Nickel Historical Records

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Nickel Life Expectancy

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