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San Nicolas Name Meaning

Spanish (San Nicolás; also Sannicolás): habitational name from any of the numerous places so named for a local shrine or church dedicated to St. Nicholas.

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


Similar surnames: San Roman, San Juan, Santillan, Nicolas, Salas, Sardinas, Van Noord

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San Nicolas Family Origin

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San Nicolas Family Occupations

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San Nicolas Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, San Nicolas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for San Nicolas in 1966 was 68, and 56 in 2004.

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