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Nichol Name Meaning

English and Scottish: from the northern Middle English personal name Nicol or its Gaelic equivalent (see Nicholas and McNichol). Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Nikolaus (see Nicholas).

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


Similar surnames: Nickol, Nicholas, Nickel, Michel, Nicol, Nicolo, Nichols, Michon

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Nichol Family Origin

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Nichol Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Shepherd

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Nichol occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Nichol's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Shepherd were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nichol. A less common occupation for the Nichol family was Labourer.

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Nichol Historical Records

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Nichol Life Expectancy

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