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Michaels Name Meaning

English, German, and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Michael. This form has also absorbed cognates from other European languages.

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


Similar surnames: Michael, Michaelis, Michiels, Michels, Michel, Michaelsen, Michaelson

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Michaels Family Origin

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Michaels Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    13%
  • Cigar Maker

    10%
  • Housekeeper

    6%
  • Boot Finisher

    3%

In 1881, Tailor, Cigar Maker and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Michaels. A less common occupation for the Michaels family was Boot Finisher. The most common Michaels occupation in the UK was Tailor. 13% of Michaels's were Tailors.

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Michaels Historical Records

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Michaels Life Expectancy

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