Mix Name Meaning

Of German origin: perhaps a respelling of Micksch, from Mikusch, a pet form of Mikolaj, a Slavic form of Nicholas. Probably English: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Nix, Mis, Hix, Minx, Mir, Mick, Rix, Max, Rim, Ris

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Mix Family Origin

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Mix Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mix. The most common Mix occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Mix's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mix family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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Mix Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Mix Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Mix life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Mix in 1943 was 46, and 74 in 2004.

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