Mikus Family History

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Mikus Name Meaning

Czech, Slovak, Croatian (northern and northwestern Croatia), and Slovenian (Mikuš); Polish (Mikus, Mikusz); Ukrainian; and Hungarian: derivative of a personal name equivalent to Nicholas: Czech and Slovak Mikuláš, Slovenian Miklavž, Polish Mikolaj, Ukrainian Mykola, Hungarian Miklós.

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

Similar surnames: Mikos, Mikes, Matus, Minkus, Mikle, Milos, Kus, Makos, Mis, Mikulas

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Mikus Family Origin

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Mikus Family Occupations

What did your Mikus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpet Weaver, Deputy Sheriff and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mikus. A less common occupation for the Mikus family was Laborer. The most common Mikus occupation in the USA was Carpet Weaver. 25% of Mikus's were Carpet Weavers.

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  • Carpet Weaver

  • Deputy Sheriff

  • Farming

  • Laborer


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

Mikus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mikus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mikus 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mikus. 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 Mikus. For the veterans among your Mikus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mikus Life Expectancy

What is the average Mikus lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Mikus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Mikus in 1950 was 31, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mikus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mikus 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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