Mitchels Family History

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Mitchels 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, Michels, Mitchel, Michel, Kitchell, Michaels, Mickels

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Mitchels Family Origin

Where is the Mitchels family from?

Mitchels Family Occupations

What did your Mitchels ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mitchels family was Dyer. The most common Mitchels occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Mitchels's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Coal Miner Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mitchels.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Coal Miner

  • Coal Miner Laborer

  • Dyer


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

Mitchels Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mitchels. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mitchels 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 Mitchels

Passenger List

There are 125 immigration records available for the last name Mitchels. 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 Mitchels. For the veterans among your Mitchels ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mitchels Life Expectancy

What is the average Mitchels lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Mitchels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Mitchels in 1964 was 78, and 58 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mitchels

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mitchels 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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