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Michel Name Meaning

French, German, and Dutch: from the personal name Michel (see Michael). Basque: variant from the personal name Mitxel, equivalent of Michael. Polish: from a variant of the personal name Michal (see Michael). Greek: shortened form of any of various patronymic derivatives of Michael, for example Michelakis, Michelakakis, or Michelakos.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Michel Family Origin

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Michel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Michel family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Michel. The most common Michel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Michel's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Michel | Data not to scale

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Michel Life Expectancy

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Famous Michel Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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