Miele Family History

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Miele Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from a personal name or affectionate nickname from miele ‘honey’. French: metonymic occupational name for a producer of honey, from a feminine form of miel ‘honey’. Dutch: from a personal name, perhaps of Germanic origin, or from a reduced form of the personal names Amilius, Amelis, or Emilia.

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

Similar surnames: Mele, Mielke, Miles, Mille, Viele, Millen, Abele, Molle, Hille, Gille

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Miele Family Origin

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Miele Family Occupations

What did your Miele ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Machine Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Miele. 19% of Miele men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Miele women worked as a Machine Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Miele were New Worker and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Clerk
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Machine Operator
  • New Worker
  • Saleslady
  • Stenographer

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

Miele Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Miele. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Miele census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Miele. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Miele. For the veterans among your Miele ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Miele Life Expectancy

What is the average Miele lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Miele life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Miele in 1943 was 42, and 79 in 2004.

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