When William Robert Nix was born on 6 February 1901, in Habersham, Georgia, United States, his father, William M Nix, was 29 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Chapman, was 20. He had at least 1 son with Nellie Rebecca Patrick. He lived in District 1619, Rockdale, Georgia, United States in 1940 and Rockdale, Georgia, United States in 1968. He died on 22 May 1968, in Georgia, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Eastview Cemetery, Conyers, Rockdale, Georgia, United States.
German and Dutch: patronymic from a pet form of Nicholas (German Nikolaus).
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Nioclais ‘son of Nicholas’, which was taken by some Limerick families named Woulfe .
German: nickname from Middle High German nickes(e), nixe ‘water sprite’.