Mitchal Family History

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Mitchal Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Mitcham, Michal, Mitchel, Michael, Marchal, Michel, Mihal, Mitch

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Mitchal Family Origin

Where is the Mitchal family from?

Mitchal Family Occupations

What did your Mitchal ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmers Son, Mason Master Employing 8 Men and Oilman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mitchal. A less common occupation for the Mitchal family was Police Constable. The most common Mitchal occupation in the UK was Farmers Son. 17% of Mitchal's were Farmers Sons.

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  • Farmers Son

  • Mason Master Employing 8 Men

  • Oilman

  • Police Constable


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

Mitchal Historical Records

What Mitchal family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mitchal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mitchal 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 61 immigration records available for the last name Mitchal. 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 137 military records available for the last name Mitchal. For the veterans among your Mitchal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mitchal Life Expectancy

What is the average Mitchal lifespan?

Between 1958 and 1987, in the United States, Mitchal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Mitchal in 1958 was 45, and 100 in 1987.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mitchal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mitchal 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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