I have family on my fathers side from vinton co. ohio. they are also Nickels or something like that some of the other names are:McManis, Malihan, Sperry, Puckett, Peoples, Perry, Dutcher, Couch, Pendleton, Molihan, Goodrich, Prater, Gates, Hoctor, Dugan, Allison, Cubbison, Lippi, Boyer, Reffitt, Martin (one by the name of Martha Boyer Martin)Fessler, Reed, Spurlock, Christian, Byrant, Wings, Woodard, Crego, McCutcheon, McMillian, Roof, Ward, Watson, Canada. That is ones that i have of of now. but just wondered if you are from vinton county? and if you know of a family of a Robert lee Nickells or something like that .