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Mydell Family History

Mydell Surname 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: Rydell, Modell, Dell, Yell, Model, Odell, Bodell, Morell, Mowell

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Where is the Mydell family from?

You can see how Mydell families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mydell family name was found in the USA in 1840. In 1840 there was 1 Mydell family living in North Carolina. This was 100% of all the recorded Mydell's in USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Mydell families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mydell surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mydell ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Mydell. 100% of Mydell men worked as a Laborer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    100%
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What Mydell family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 32 census records available for the last name Mydell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mydell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 12 immigration records available for the last name Mydell. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 3 military records available for the last name Mydell. For the veterans among your Mydell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mydell lifespan?

Between 1982 and 1999, in the United States, Mydell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Mydell in 1982 was 62, and 60 in 1999.

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