Nickol Family History

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Nickol Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Nichol. German: from a variant of the personal name Nikolaus (see Nicholas).

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

Similar surnames: Nickel, Nichol, Nickey, Nick, Nickolas, Mickel, Nickle, Nicoli

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Nickol Family Origin

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Nickol Family Occupations

What did your Nickol ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nickol. A less common occupation for the Nickol family was Keeping House. The most common Nickol occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Nickol's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Shoemaker

  • Keeping House


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

Nickol Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Nickol. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nickol 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 463 immigration records available for the last name Nickol. 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 713 military records available for the last name Nickol. For the veterans among your Nickol ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nickol Life Expectancy

What is the average Nickol lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Nickol life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Nickol in 1961 was 55, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nickol 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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