Mikesell Family History

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Mikesell Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Meixell.

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

Similar surnames: Munsell, Meixsell, Meshell, Mikesh, Kissell, Kessell, Whitesell

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Mikesell Family Origin

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Mikesell Family Occupations

What did your Mikesell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mikesell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Mikesell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mikesell family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mikesell.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Mikesell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Mikesell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mikesell 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 420 immigration records available for the last name Mikesell. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mikesell. For the veterans among your Mikesell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mikesell Life Expectancy

What is the average Mikesell lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Mikesell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Mikesell in 1944 was 22, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mikesell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mikesell 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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