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Michener Family Origin

Where is the Michener family from?

Michener Family Occupations

What did your Michener ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Michener occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Michener's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Michener family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Michener.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Michener ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Michener Historical Records

What Michener family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Michener. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Michener census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Michener

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Michener. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Michener. For the veterans among your Michener ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Michener Life Expectancy

What is the average Michener lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Michener life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Michener in 1952 was 58, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Michener

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Michener ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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