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Nichols Name Meaning

English and Dutch: patronymic from Nichol. Jewish (American): Americanized form of any of various like-sounding Jewish names.

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


Similar surnames: Nicholas, Nicholls, Nicholes, Nichol, Nicols, Nickels, Nicolo

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Nichols Family Origin

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Nichols Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Servant

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Carpenter and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nichols. A less common occupation for the Nichols family was Servant. The most common Nichols occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Nichols's were Farmers.

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Nichols Historical Records

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Nichols Life Expectancy

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Famous Nichols Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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