Mitcham Family History

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Mitcham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Mitcham in Surrey, so named from Old English micel ‘big’ + ham ‘homestead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Mileham, Witham, Fincham, Gotham, Burcham, Higham, Windham, Winham

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Mitcham Family Origin

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Mitcham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, the most common Mitcham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Mitcham's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mitcham. A less common occupation for the Mitcham family was Farming.

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Mitcham Historical Records

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Mitcham Life Expectancy

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