Niklas Family History

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Niklas Name Meaning

German: variant of Nikolaus.

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

Similar surnames: Nikolas, Nicklas, Nickolas, Nikolai, Nicklaus, Nikolaus, Klas

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Niklas Family Origin

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Niklas Family Occupations

What did your Niklas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Niklas occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 50% of Niklas's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Niklas.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Tailor


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

Niklas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 984 census records available for the last name Niklas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Niklas 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 686 immigration records available for the last name Niklas. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Niklas. For the veterans among your Niklas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Niklas Life Expectancy

What is the average Niklas lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2003, in the United States, Niklas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Niklas in 1946 was 75, and 59 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Niklas 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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