Nigl Name Meaning

Respelling of South German and Austrian Niggl: from a pet form of the personal name Nikolaus.

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


Similar surnames: Nill, Nigg, Migl, Gill, Viel, Bill, Niss, Nohl, Nix, Fill

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Nigl Family Origin

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Nigl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Retail Grocer

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Nigl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Nigl's were Farmers. Farmer and Retail Grocer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nigl. A less common occupation for the Nigl family was Tailor.

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Nigl Historical Records

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Nigl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2003, Nigl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Nigl in 1948 was 55, and 45 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nigl

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