Last name: NIXON

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NIXON : This last name is indexed 205,725 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

NIXON : 1: English (northern) Scottish and northern Irish: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Nik(k)e a short form of Nicholas. This is a famous Scottish Borders surname which has also been established in Ireland since the Plantation of Ulster during the 17th century.2: Americanized form of Finnish Nissinen an old eastern Finnish surname from the personal name Nissi a pet form of Nikolaus (see Nicholas) + the surname suffix -nen.

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