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Micheli Family History

Micheli Name Meaning

Italian: from a patronymic form of the personal name Michele.

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

Similar surnames: Miceli, Michele, Michel, Michetti, Michels, Michela, Michiels

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Where is the Micheli family from?

You can see how Micheli families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Micheli family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Micheli families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Micheli families living in Louisiana. This was about 50% of all the recorded Micheli's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Micheli families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Micheli surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Micheli ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Micheli. 30% of Micheli men worked as a Laborer and 23% of Micheli women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Micheli were Proprietor and Housekeeper.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Salesman
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
  • Saleslady
  • Clerk
  • Housekeeper
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Micheli. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Micheli 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Micheli. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 933 military records available for the last name Micheli. For the veterans among your Micheli ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Micheli lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Micheli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Micheli in 1945 was 54, and 83 in 2004.

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