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Origins of the Micklem surname

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About the Micklems

We have a total number of 675 records for people with the last name Micklem.

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Where do most Micklems live?

In 1921, most Micklems lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Micklems

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 250 records for the Micklem surname. The oldest one dates back to 1856.

Who were Micklems most likely to marry?




Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Micklems.

What are the most common Micklem first names?

  • Nathaniel
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Micklems

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Micklems in 1921
Private Means


Scholar At Home


Assisting In Business


Bookeeper (Clerk)




Common Male occupations for Micklems in 1921








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