Mulvihill Family History

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Mulvihill Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maoil Mhichíl ‘descendant of the devotee of St. Michael’ (see Melville). In Counties Clare and Galway Mulvihill has been changed to Mulville and Melville, and in Ulster Mitchell has been adopted as an equivalent.

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

Similar surnames: Mulvehill, Mulhall, Melville, Mulville, Mccahill, Mulcahy, Dahill

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Mulvihill Family Origin

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Mulvihill Family Occupations

What did your Mulvihill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mulvihill occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Mulvihill's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Mulvihill family was Baker. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mulvihill.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Baker


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Mulvihill Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mulvihill Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Mulvihill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Mulvihill in 1952 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

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