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Origins of the Miels surname

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About the Mielses

We have a total number of 180 records for people with the last name Miels.

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Where do most Mielses live?

In 1921, most Mielses lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Mielses

How common is your surname?

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

We have 145 records for the Miels surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Mielses most likely to marry?

Miles Or Mielses



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What are the most common Miels first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Mielses

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

Common Female occupations for Mielses in 1921


At Home


Drapery Saleswoman


Dress Maker




Common Male occupations for Mielses in 1921
Out Door Lab


Articled Water Maker


Cab Proprietor






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