Mikel Family History

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Mikel Name Meaning

Polish (also Mikiel): from a pet form of the personal name Mikolaj (see Nicholas).

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

Similar surnames: Mikes, Mike, Minkel, Eckel, Mikels, Meckel, Missel, Mikeal, Mickel

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Mikel Family Origin

Where is the Mikel family from?

Mikel Family Occupations

What did your Mikel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mikel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Mikel's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mikel. A less common occupation for the Mikel family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Mikel Historical Records

What Mikel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Mikel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mikel 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 602 immigration records available for the last name Mikel. 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 Mikel. For the veterans among your Mikel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mikel Life Expectancy

What is the average Mikel lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Mikel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Mikel in 1949 was 35, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mikel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mikel 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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