Mileham Family History

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Mileham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Mileham in Norfolk, so named from Old English myln ‘mill’ + ham ‘homestead’.

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

Similar surnames: Milham, Mitcham, Windham, Feltham, Fincham, Wakeham, Winham, Isham

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Mileham Family Origin

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Mileham Family Occupations

What did your Mileham ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mileham. 5% of Mileham men worked as a General Labourer and 54% of Mileham women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mileham were Cemetery Heavy Worker and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • House Painter
  • Carpenter
  • Cemetery Heavy Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Household Duties (unpaid)
  • Domestic Servant
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mileham Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Mileham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mileham 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 399 immigration records available for the last name Mileham. 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 752 military records available for the last name Mileham. For the veterans among your Mileham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mileham Life Expectancy

What is the average Mileham lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Mileham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Mileham in 1944 was 32, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mileham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mileham 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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