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Cheek Family History

Cheek Name Meaning
Southern English: from Middle English cheeke (Old English ce(a)ce), used as a nickname for someone with some deformity or scar in the region of the cheek or jawbone.

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

502,197 Historical Documents with Cheek on Ancestry.com
89,238 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
14,016 Military Records
2,390 Immigration Records
55,323 Census and Voter Lists
341,230 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Cheek Families

  • Number of Cheek families
     68 - 133
     23 - 67
     1 - 22
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Cheek families
     68 - 134
     23 - 67
     1 - 22
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Cheek last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Cheek census records

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Cheek Family Origin

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Cheek Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Cheek families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Cheek

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Cheek Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Cheek census records

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Cheek Civil War Service Records

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