Mielke Family History

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Mielke Name Meaning

Eastern German (of Slavic origin): from a pet form of a Slavic compound personal name with the first element Milo-, from mil ‘favor’, ‘grace’. Dutch: from a pet form of Miele 3.

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


Similar surnames: Miele, Bielke, Milko, Milke, Milk, Ziemke, Hilke, Zielke, Milkey

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Mielke Family Origin

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Mielke Family Occupations

What did your Mielke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Fruit Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mielke. The most common Mielke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Mielke's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mielke family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Fruit Farmer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Mielke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mielke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mielke 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mielke. 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 Mielke. For the veterans among your Mielke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mielke Life Expectancy

What is the average Mielke lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Mielke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mielke in 1948 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mielke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mielke 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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