Nick Family History

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Nick Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Nicholas. South German and Dutch: from a pet form of the personal name Nikolaus (see Nicholas). Jewish (American): Americanized form of any of various like-sounding Jewish names.

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

Similar surnames: Hick, Dick, Bick, Wick, Mick, Fick, Lick, Sick, Rick, Nack

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Nick Family Origin

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Nick Family Occupations

What did your Nick ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Chasse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Nick. 24% of Nick men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Nick women worked as a Chasse. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nick were Section Man and Salesgirl

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Laborer
  • Section Man

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Chasse
  • Farmery
  • Retired
  • Salesgirl

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Nick Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Nick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nick 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Nick. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Nick. For the veterans among your Nick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nick Life Expectancy

What is the average Nick lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Nick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Nick in 1944 was 49, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nick 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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