Nicklaus Family History

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Nicklaus Name Meaning

German: variant of Nickolaus.

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


Similar surnames: Nicklas, Nicolaus, Nickolaus, Nickolas, Niklas, Nickles, Claus

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Nicklaus Family Origin

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Nicklaus Family Occupations

What did your Nicklaus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nicklaus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Nicklaus's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nicklaus. A less common occupation for the Nicklaus family was Chair Maker.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Baker

    13%
  • Chair Maker

    7%

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

Nicklaus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nicklaus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nicklaus 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Nicklaus. 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 Nicklaus. For the veterans among your Nicklaus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nicklaus Life Expectancy

What is the average Nicklaus lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Nicklaus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Nicklaus in 1952 was 49, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nicklaus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nicklaus 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.

Famous Nicklaus Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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