Michal Family History

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Michal Name Meaning

Polish (Michal), Czech, Slovak, and Ukrainian: from the personal name Michal, Polish Michal (see Michael).

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

Similar surnames: Mihal, Mical, Michel, Michalec, Michalek, Michl, Michael, Michalak

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Michal Family Origin

Where is the Michal family from?

Michal Family Occupations

What did your Michal ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Michal occupation in the UK was Fireman. 33% of Michal's were Firemans. Fireman, Charwoman and General Labourer (Iron) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Michal. A less common occupation for the Michal family was Salt Labourer.

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  • Fireman

  • Charwoman

  • General Labourer (Iron)

  • Salt Labourer


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

Michal Historical Records

What Michal family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Michal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Michal 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Michal. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Michal. For the veterans among your Michal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Michal Life Expectancy

What is the average Michal lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Michal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Michal in 1961 was 35, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Michal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Michal 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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