Nicoson Family History

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Nicoson Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish Nicolson.

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

Similar surnames: Nickson, Nicolson, Nicoll, Nisson, Nicholson, Dickson, Nivison

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Nicoson Family Origin

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Nicoson Family Occupations

What did your Nicoson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nicoson family was Keeping House. The most common Nicoson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Nicoson's were Farmers. Farmer, Coal Miner and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nicoson.

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  • Farmer

  • Coal Miner

  • Day Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Nicoson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Nicoson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nicoson 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 92 immigration records available for the last name Nicoson. 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 405 military records available for the last name Nicoson. For the veterans among your Nicoson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nicoson Life Expectancy

What is the average Nicoson lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Nicoson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Nicoson in 1964 was 85, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nicoson 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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