Milan Family History

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Milan Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Filan, Nilan, Vilar, Vila, Vilas, Balan, Qian, Lian, Pilat, Dinan

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Milan Family Origin

Where is the Milan family from?

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Milan Family Occupations

What did your Milan ancestors do for a living?

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

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Milan Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Milan Life Expectancy

What is the average Milan lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Milan 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milan

Famous Milan Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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