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Where is the Nichols family from?
You can see how Nichols families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nichols family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Nichols families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 746 Nichols families living in Ontario. This was about 47% of all the recorded Nichols's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Nichols families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Nichols surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Nichols. 36% of Nichols men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Nichols women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nichols were Farmers Son and Housekeeper.