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Nidig Family History

Nidig Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Nadig, Neidig, Nida, Leidig, Nii, Bisig, Widing, Nuding, Ning, Nigg

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Where is the Nidig family from?

You can see how Nidig families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nidig family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1880. The most Nidig families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 5 Nidig families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 83% of all the recorded Nidig's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Nidig families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Nidig surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Nidig ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 97 census records available for the last name Nidig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nidig census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 4 immigration records available for the last name Nidig. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 5 military records available for the last name Nidig. For the veterans among your Nidig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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