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Nickelsen Name Meaning

Danish, North German, and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Nikolaus (see Nicholas).

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


Similar surnames: Mickelsen, Nielsen, Michelsen, Nichelson, Mikkelsen, Michaelsen

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Nickelsen Family Origin

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Nickelsen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Barber

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • House Keeping

    11%

In 1880, the most common Nickelsen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Nickelsen's were Farmers. Farmer, Barber and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nickelsen. A less common occupation for the Nickelsen family was House Keeping.

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Nickelsen Life Expectancy

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