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Origins of the Mitchill surname

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About the Mitchills

We have a total number of 2157 records for people with the last name Mitchill.

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Where do most Mitchills live?

In 1921, most Mitchills lived in Northern Ireland.

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Interesting facts about Mitchills

How common is your surname?

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

We have 2,000 records for the Mitchill surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Mitchills most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Mitchill first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Mitchills

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

Common Female occupations for Mitchills in 1921
House Servant






Domestic Servant




Common Male occupations for Mitchills in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


Coal Miner






General Labourer


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