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Michels Name Meaning

German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Michel (see Michael).

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


Similar surnames: Michel, Michaels, Michiels, Michelsen, Michelson, Michele, Micheli

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Michels Family Origin

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Michels Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    22%
  • (Revd.) Walmerchurch

    11%
  • Boiler Maker

    11%
  • Boot Maker

    11%

In 1881, tailor, (Revd.) Walmerchurch and Boiler Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Michels. The most common Michels occupation in the UK was Tailor. 22% of Michels's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Michels family was Boot Maker.

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Michels Life Expectancy

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