Mitchener Family History

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Mitchener Name Meaning

English (Hampshire and Dorset): habitational name, possibly from Michen Hall in Godalming, Surrey.

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

Similar surnames: Mitchner, Kitchener, Michener, Pitcher, Winchester, Witcher

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Mitchener Family Origin

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Mitchener Family Occupations

What did your Mitchener ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Mitchener occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 10% of Mitchener's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Mitchener family was Coachman. Carpenter, Agricultural Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mitchener.

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  • Carpenter

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Blacksmith

  • Coachman


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

Mitchener Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Mitchener. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mitchener 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 921 immigration records available for the last name Mitchener. 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 Mitchener. For the veterans among your Mitchener ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mitchener Life Expectancy

What is the average Mitchener lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mitchener life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Mitchener in 1951 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mitchener

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mitchener 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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