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Mikos Family History

Mikos Name Meaning

Polish (Mikosz, Mikos), Slovenian (Mikoš), and Hungarian: from a derivative of a personal name equivalent to Nicholas: Polish Mikolaj, Slovenian Miklavž, or Hungarian Miklós. Greek: from the Greek personal name Mikos, which is of uncertain origin. It may be a reduced and altered pet form of Demetrios (Latin Demetrius; see Demetriou).

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


Similar surnames: Mikus, Makos, Mikes, Miklos, Miko, Milos, Mis, Misko, Mickus, Minkus

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Where is the Mikos family from?

You can see how Mikos families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mikos family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 25 Mikos families living in Illinois. This was about 32% of all the recorded Mikos's in the USA. Illinois had the highest population of Mikos families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mikos surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mikos ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mikos. 33% of Mikos men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Mikos women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mikos were Butcher and Waitress.

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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
    33%
  • Machinist
    9%
  • New Worker
    7%
  • Butcher
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    15%
  • Stenographer
    15%
  • Housewife
    15%
  • Waitress
    15%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mikos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mikos 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 782 immigration records available for the last name Mikos. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 665 military records available for the last name Mikos. For the veterans among your Mikos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mikos lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Mikos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Mikos in 1944 was 35, and 76 in 2004.

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