Mixon Family History

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Mixon Name Meaning

habitational name from Mixon in Staffordshire, named from Old English mixen ‘dungheap’, or a topographic name for someone who lived by a dungheap. patronymic from a pet form of Michael.

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

Similar surnames: Moxon, Nixon, Sion, Dixon, Moon, Milton, Moron, Biron, Macon, Maxton

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Mixon Family Origin

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Mixon Family Occupations

What did your Mixon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mixon family was Grocer. The most common Mixon occupation in the UK was Cow Keeper (Ag Milk Seller). 17% of Mixon's were Cow Keeper (Ag Milk Seller)s. Cow Keeper (Ag Milk Seller), Dock Labourer and Formerly Farm Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mixon.

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  • Cow Keeper (Ag Milk Seller)

  • Dock Labourer

  • Formerly Farm Servant

  • Grocer


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

Mixon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 35,000 census records available for the last name Mixon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mixon 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Mixon. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Mixon. For the veterans among your Mixon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mixon Life Expectancy

What is the average Mixon lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Mixon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mixon in 1944 was 32, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mixon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mixon 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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