Milem Family History

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Milem Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Mileham.

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

Similar surnames: Milam, Milum, Miles, Mires, Pile, Tiley, Vile, Wiler, Milles, Viles

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Milem Family Origin

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Milem Family Occupations

What did your Milem ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Milem family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Milem. The most common Milem occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Milem's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Engineer

  • Farm Laborer


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

Milem Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Milem. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milem 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 110 immigration records available for the last name Milem. 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 324 military records available for the last name Milem. For the veterans among your Milem ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Milem Life Expectancy

What is the average Milem lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Milem life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Milem in 1954 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milem

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Milem 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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