Nikolas Family History

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Nikolas Name Meaning

German: variant of Nikolaus. Greek: from the personal name Nikolaos (see Nicholas), or a reduced form of derivative surnames such as Papanikolaou ‘(son of) Nicholas the Priest’ and Hatzinikolaou ‘(son of) Nicholas the Pilgrim’.

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

Similar surnames: Nikolaus, Nicolas, Nikolai, Nicholas, Nickolas, Niklas, Nickolaus

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Nikolas Family Origin

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Nikolas Family Occupations

What did your Nikolas ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Signalman was the top reported job for people in the UK named Nikolas.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Signalman

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

Nikolas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 997 census records available for the last name Nikolas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nikolas 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 417 immigration records available for the last name Nikolas. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 287 military records available for the last name Nikolas. For the veterans among your Nikolas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nikolas Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Nikolas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Nikolas in 1963 was 65, and 82 in 2004.

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