Chahal Family History

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Chahal Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Sikh name of unknown meaning, based on the name of a Jat clan.

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

Similar surnames: Chana, Mahal, Chauhan, Chadha, Raval, Rahal, Saha, Chada, Haga

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Chahal Family Origin

Where is the Chahal family from?

Chahal Family Occupations

What did your Chahal ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Chahal occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Chahal's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Chahal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 192 census records available for the last name Chahal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chahal 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 67 immigration records available for the last name Chahal. 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 11 military records available for the last name Chahal. For the veterans among your Chahal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chahal Life Expectancy

What is the average Chahal lifespan?

Between 1984 and 2004, in the United States, Chahal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Chahal in 1984 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chahal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chahal 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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