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Chippewa Family History

Chippewa Name Meaning

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

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36 Military Records
6 Immigration Records
408 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Chippewa 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

Chippewa census records

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Chippewa Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Chippewa

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Chippewa Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Chippewa census records

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Military Service by Chippewa

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