Mitcherson Family History

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Mitcherson 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: Mitchelson, Michelson, Mitchusson, Richerson, Matherson, Hutcherson

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Mitcherson Family Origin

Where is the Mitcherson family from?

Mitcherson Family Occupations

What did your Mitcherson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mitcherson family was Potters Labourer. Agricultural Labourer and Farm Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mitcherson. The most common Mitcherson occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 67% of Mitcherson's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farm Labourer

  • Potters Labourer


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

Mitcherson Historical Records

What Mitcherson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 948 census records available for the last name Mitcherson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mitcherson 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 51 immigration records available for the last name Mitcherson. 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 112 military records available for the last name Mitcherson. For the veterans among your Mitcherson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mitcherson Life Expectancy

What is the average Mitcherson lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2004, in the United States, Mitcherson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Mitcherson in 1970 was 40, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mitcherson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mitcherson 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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