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Chronister Family History

Chronister Name Meaning
Altered spelling of South German Kronester, a habitational name for someone from Kronast in Bavaria.

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

82,797 Historical Documents with Chronister on Ancestry.com
12,143 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,098 Military Records
94 Immigration Records
8,591 Census and Voter Lists
59,871 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Chronister Families

  • Number of Chronister families
     69 - 135
     24 - 68
     1 - 23
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Chronister families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Chronister census records

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Chronister 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 Chronister families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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

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Chronister Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Chronister 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 Chronister

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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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Chronister Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Chronister census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Chronister ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Chronister Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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