Milham Family History

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Milham Name Meaning

English: possibly a habitational name from Mill Ham, Devon, or Millham Farm in Cornwall and Hereford, or perhaps a variant of Mileham.

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

Similar surnames: Mileham, Winham, Gillham, Millan, Milam, Higham, Isham, Millay

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Milham Family Origin

Where is the Milham family from?

Milham Family Occupations

What did your Milham ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Bricklayer, Agricultural Labourer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Milham. The most common Milham occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 14% of Milham's were Bricklayers. A less common occupation for the Milham family was Farmer.

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  • Bricklayer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farm Labourer

  • Farmer


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

Milham Historical Records

What Milham family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Milham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milham 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 523 immigration records available for the last name Milham. 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 Milham. For the veterans among your Milham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Milham Life Expectancy

What is the average Milham lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Milham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Milham in 1960 was 38, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Milham 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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