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Cheah Family History

Cheah Name Meaning
Chinese : variant of Xie 1.

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

1,450 Historical Documents with Cheah on Ancestry.com
835 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
23 Military Records
192 Immigration Records
262 Census and Voter Lists
138 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Cheah Families

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    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Cheah census records

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Cheah Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Cheah

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Cheah Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Cheah census records

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Military Service by Cheah

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