Mikels Family History

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Mikels Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Mikel (see Michael).

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


Similar surnames: Miles, Michels, Mickel, Mikes, Mickels, Mikel, Mickens, Likens, Mies

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Mikels Family Origin

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Mikels Family Occupations

What did your Mikels ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mikels occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Mikels's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mikels. A less common occupation for the Mikels family was Cloth Cutter.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Cloth Cutter

    3%

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

Mikels Historical Records

What Mikels family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mikels. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mikels 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 Mikels

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Mikels. 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 Mikels. For the veterans among your Mikels ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mikels Life Expectancy

What is the average Mikels lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Mikels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mikels in 1954 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mikels

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mikels 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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