Nyquist Family History

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Nyquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements ny ‘new’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

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


Similar surnames: Edquist, Engquist, Boquist, Norquist, Enquist, Oquist, Quist

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Nyquist Family Origin

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Nyquist Family Occupations

What did your Nyquist ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nyquist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Nyquist's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nyquist family was Plasterer. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nyquist.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Plasterer

    10%

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

Nyquist Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nyquist. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nyquist census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Nyquist

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Nyquist. 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 Nyquist. For the veterans among your Nyquist ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nyquist Life Expectancy

What is the average Nyquist lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Nyquist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Nyquist in 1958 was 48, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nyquist

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nyquist 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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