Nixdorf Family History

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Nixdorf Name Meaning

Eastern German: habitational name from a place east of Sebnitz, formerly named Niklasdorf.

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


Similar surnames: Nondorf, Waldorf, Endorf, Kasdorf, Holdorf, Seedorf, Wendorf, Bendorf

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Nixdorf Family Origin

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Nixdorf Family Occupations

What did your Nixdorf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Shoe Maker and Bartender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nixdorf. The most common Nixdorf occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 18% of Nixdorf's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Nixdorf family was Butcher.

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  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Shoe Maker

    18%
  • Bartender

    6%
  • Butcher

    6%

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Nixdorf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nixdorf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nixdorf 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Nixdorf. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Nixdorf. For the veterans among your Nixdorf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nixdorf Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Nixdorf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Nixdorf in 1957 was 58, and 69 in 2004.

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