Mikes Family History

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Mikes Name Meaning

Hungarian; also Czech (Mikeš): from a pet form of a personal name equivalent to Nicholas (Hungarian Miklós, Czech Mikuláš).

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


Similar surnames: Mikus, Mikos, Mike, Mikel, Miles, Mikles, Mies, Miklas, Mikels, Mines

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Mikes Family Origin

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Mikes Family Occupations

What did your Mikes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mikes family was Moulder. Farmer, Farm Hand and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mikes. The most common Mikes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Mikes's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Hand

    17%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Moulder

    8%

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

Mikes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mikes Life Expectancy

What is the average Mikes lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Mikes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Mikes in 1949 was 42, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mikes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mikes 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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