Michell

First Name
8k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Michell

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  • A submission from Rwanda says the name Michell means "PRETTY HEARTED".
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Notable Persons Named Michell

Michell was born on September 27th, 1942 in Marseille.

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Michell Hansson is an athlete for the Torslanda IK.

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Michell Paredes is a sports team member for the Club Atlético Colegiales.

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Michell is an athlete for the Sport Club Santa Cruz.

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Michell Haidari is an athlete for the Husqvarna FF.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Michell

Aislinn was born on March 18th, 1987 in Mexico City.

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His career lasted from 1951 to 2010. Keith was given the name Keith Joseph Michell on December 1st, 1926 in Adelaide. He breathed his last breath on November 20th, 2015.

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The Reverend John Michell was a scientist in the fields of physics and geology. The was born on December 25th, 1724 in Eakring, Nottinghamshire. He left this life on April 29th, 1793.

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Roger was born on June 5th, 1956 in Pretoria, South Africa.

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John was born on February 9th, 1933 in London. He died on April 24th, 2009.

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Anthony Michell was a scientist. Anthony was given the name Anthony George Maldon Michell on June 21st, 1870. He breathed his last breath on February 17th, 1959.

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How popular is the baby name Michell in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1926 5 0 5
1927 5 0 5
1945 6 0 6
1946 10 10 0
1947 14 5 9
1948 16 8 8
1949 17 10 7
1950 18 8 10
1951 15 15 0
1952 30 22 8
1953 23 15 8
1954 42 33 9
1955 41 28 13
1956 34 29 5
1957 56 49 7
1958 55 41 14
1959 90 76 14
1960 103 89 14
1961 95 86 9
1962 128 110 18
1963 137 123 14
1964 144 131 13
1965 146 139 7
1966 198 185 13
1967 285 273 12
1968 259 247 12
1969 286 272 14
1970 294 275 19
1971 297 290 7
1972 262 253 9
1973 263 254 9
1974 268 251 17
1975 244 233 11
1976 191 182 9
1977 168 159 9
1978 151 142 9
1979 152 137 15
1980 132 126 6
1981 153 148 5
1982 153 137 16
1983 122 117 5
1984 119 109 10
1985 103 94 9
1986 94 80 14
1987 101 93 8
1988 100 86 14
1989 101 89 12
1990 114 100 14
1991 89 75 14
1992 77 63 14
1993 94 89 5
1994 81 75 6
1995 77 70 7
1996 55 48 7
1997 73 61 12
1998 48 48 0
1999 70 62 8
2000 100 94 6
2001 86 80 6
2002 64 58 6
2003 87 87 0
2004 84 84 0
2005 73 73 0
2006 90 90 0
2007 90 90 0
2008 80 73 7
2009 59 59 0
2010 44 35 9
2011 37 37 0
2012 26 26 0
2013 33 33 0
2014 27 27 0
2015 16 16 0
2016 12 12 0
2017 12 12 0
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International Interest for Michell

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Popularity of Michell as a first name

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Popularity of Michell as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Michell U.S.
  White 68.24% 64.26%
  African American 17.38% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.26% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 2.11% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.66% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 9.35% 16.26%

Of Last Name Michell

People with the last name Michell are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Michell

  • How Popular is the name Michell? Michell is the 2,962nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Michell was the 11,605th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Michell have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,524 babies born with the first name Michell in the United States. That's more than enough people named Michell to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Michell? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1926 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Michell first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Michell is Monday, February 26th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Michell born? The highest recorded use of the first name Michell was in 1971 with a total of 290 babies.
  • Random Michell Factoid: According to the 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Michell is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1978.
  • Weird things about the name Michell: Your name in reverse order is Llehcim. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Clhelim. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Michell? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,705 people with the last name Michell.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Michell? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Michell as their last name since less than 1 person in 109k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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