Nickolaus Family History

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Nickolaus Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Nikolaus, a German form of Nicholas.

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

Similar surnames: Nikolaus, Nickolas, Nikolas, Nicholas, Nicolaus, Nikolai, Nickol

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Nickolaus Family Origin

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Nickolaus Family Occupations

What did your Nickolaus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Brush Maker and Works In Printins Shop were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nickolaus. A less common occupation for the Nickolaus family was Works Telegraph Instr. The most common Nickolaus occupation in the USA was Brush Maker. 33% of Nickolaus's were Brush Makers.

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  • Brush Maker

  • Works In Printins Shop

  • Works Telegraph Instr


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

Nickolaus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Nickolaus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nickolaus 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 179 immigration records available for the last name Nickolaus. 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 243 military records available for the last name Nickolaus. For the veterans among your Nickolaus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nickolaus Life Expectancy

What is the average Nickolaus lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Nickolaus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Nickolaus in 1954 was 50, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nickolaus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nickolaus 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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