Chadburn Family History

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Chadburn Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Chatburn in Lancashire, named with the Old English personal name Ceatta + burna ‘stream’.

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

Similar surnames: Bradburn, Shadburn, Cockburn, Cliburn, Colburn, Redburn, Hanbury

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Chadburn Family Origin

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Chadburn Family Occupations

What did your Chadburn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Chadburn family was Barber. Farmer, Keeping House and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chadburn. The most common Chadburn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Chadburn's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Machinist

  • Barber


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Chadburn ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Chadburn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Chadburn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chadburn census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 787 immigration records available for the last name Chadburn. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 585 military records available for the last name Chadburn. For the veterans among your Chadburn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chadburn Life Expectancy

What is the average Chadburn lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Chadburn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Chadburn in 1964 was 81, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chadburn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chadburn ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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