Mire Family History

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Mire Name Meaning

French: occupational name from Old French mire ‘physician’.

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


Similar surnames: Mir, Maire, More, Wire, Mele, Mare, Lile, Milne, Mars, Bird

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Mire Family Origin

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Mire Family Occupations

What did your Mire ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mire family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Cane Planter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mire. The most common Mire occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Mire's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Cane Planter

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Mire Historical Records

What Mire family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Mire Life Expectancy

What is the average Mire lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Mire life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Mire in 1950 was 49, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mire

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mire 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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