Mickle Family History

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Mickle Name Meaning

Shortened form of Scottish or Irish McMickle. Scottish and northern English: nickname for a big man, from Older Scots and northern Middle English meikle, mekill ‘great’, ‘large’ (Old Norse mikill). Altered spelling of German Mickel.

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

Similar surnames: Muckle, Tickle, Pickle, Mickley, Mackley, Hickle, Buckle, Finkle

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Mickle Family Origin

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Mickle Family Occupations

What did your Mickle ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mickle family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Mickle occupation in the UK was Farmer. 10% of Mickle's were Farmers. Farmer, Shepherd and (Iron) Stone Breaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mickle.

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  • Farmer

  • Shepherd

  • (Iron) Stone Breaker

  • Agricultural Labourer


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

Mickle Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mickle Life Expectancy

What is the average Mickle lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Mickle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Mickle in 1947 was 61, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mickle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mickle 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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