Mitchall Family History

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Mitchall 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: Mitchell, Michael, Minshall, Kitchell, Birchall, Mitcham, Michal

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Mitchall Family Origin

Where is the Mitchall family from?

Mitchall Family Occupations

What did your Mitchall ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mitchall family was Baller Iron Manuf. Labourer, Bricklayers Lab and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mitchall. The most common Mitchall occupation in the UK was Labourer. 13% of Mitchall's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

  • Bricklayers Lab

  • Annuitant

  • Baller Iron Manuf


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

Mitchall Historical Records

What Mitchall family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mitchall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mitchall census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Mitchall

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Mitchall. 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 241 military records available for the last name Mitchall. For the veterans among your Mitchall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mitchall Life Expectancy

What is the average Mitchall lifespan?

Average Mitchall life expectancy in 1963 was 45 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 72.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mitchall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mitchall 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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