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Chia Family History

Chia Name Meaning
Chinese : see Jia.American Indian (Choctaw and other): unexplained.Spanish (Chía): generally a habitational name from Chía in Uesca province, but in some cases possibly a nickname from chía, denoting a kind of cape.

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

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8,960 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,260 Military Records
1,492 Immigration Records
1,565 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Chia Families

  • Number of Chia families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Chia families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Chia last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Chia census records

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Chia Family Origin

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Chia Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Chia

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Chia Family Occupations

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Military Service by Chia

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