Might Family History

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Might Name Meaning

English: presumably a nickname for a strong man.

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


Similar surnames: Wight, Light, High, Wright, Hight, Licht, Knight, Bright, Slight

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Might Family Origin

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Might Family Occupations

What did your Might ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeps House

    6%

In 1880, the most common Might occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Might's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Might family was Keeps House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Might.

Source: Census data for Might | Data not to scale

Might Historical Records

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Might Life Expectancy

What is the average Might lifespan?

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Might life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Might in 1962 was 60, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Might

Famous Might Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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