Johann Heinrich Nickels

Male28 February 1885–16 November 1979

Brief Life History of Johann Heinrich

When Johann Heinrich Nickels was born on 28 February 1885, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, his father, Johann Heinrich Nickels, was 26 and his mother, Anna Henrietta Katherine Wagner, was 20. He married Lillian Rott on 23 December 1908, in Sappington, St. Louis, Missouri, United States. He lived in Carondelet, St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1900. He died on 16 November 1979, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Saint Lucas Cemetery, Sappington, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Johann Heinrich Nickels
Amelia Aldag
Violet Louise Nichols

Sources (5)

  • Henry ? Nickels Jr. in household of Henry Nickels, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Henry Nickels, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Henry Nickels, "Find A Grave Index"

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Name Meaning

English (Devon): variant of Nickel , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

German, Luxembourgish, and Dutch: patronymic from Nickel . This surname has died out in the Netherlands. The surname Nickels is also found in the province of Luxembourg and elsewhere in Wallonia (Belgium).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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