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Michels Name Meaning

German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Michel (see Michael).

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


Similar surnames: Michel, Michaels, Michiels, Michelsen, Michelson, Michele, Micheli

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Michels Family Origin

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Michels Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Michels family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Michels. The most common Michels occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Michels's were Farmers.

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Michels Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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