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Where is the Nicolson family from?
You can see how Nicolson families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nicolson family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Nicolson families were found in and Scotland in 1841and Scotland in 1851and Scotland in 1861and Scotland in 1871and Scotland in 1881and Scotland in 1891and Scotland in 1901. In 1840 there were 5 Nicolson families living in Connecticut. This was about 24% of all the recorded Nicolson's in the USA. Connecticut had the highest population of Nicolson families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Nicolson surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nicolson. 19% of Nicolson men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Nicolson women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nicolson were Laborer and Housework.