Michelin Family History

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Michelin Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of Michel, French form of Michael.

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

Similar surnames: Michelini, Michelle, Michon, Michel, Michelman, Helin, Minchin

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Michelin Family Origin

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Michelin Family Occupations

What did your Michelin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Michelin occupation in the UK was Clerk Shipping Office. 17% of Michelin's were Clerk Shipping Offices. Clerk Shipping Office, Cook For Officers 71 Reg and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Michelin. A less common occupation for the Michelin family was Labourer (Ground).

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  • Clerk Shipping Office

  • Cook For Officers 71 Reg

  • Gardener

  • Labourer (Ground)


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

Michelin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Michelin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Michelin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Michelin. 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 349 military records available for the last name Michelin. For the veterans among your Michelin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Michelin Life Expectancy

What is the average Michelin lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Michelin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Michelin in 1958 was 29, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Michelin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Michelin 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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