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Chesser Family History

Chesser Name Meaning
English: variant of Cheshire.

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

122,857 Historical Documents with Chesser on Ancestry.com
27,784 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,919 Military Records
594 Immigration Records
15,844 Census and Voter Lists
74,716 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Chesser Families

  • Number of Chesser families
     28 - 54
     10 - 27
     1 - 9
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Chesser families
     20 - 38
     7 - 19
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Chesser families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Chesser census records

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Chesser Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Chesser families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Chesser Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Chesser

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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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Chesser Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Chesser census records

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Chesser Civil War Service Records

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