Chall Family History

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Chall Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of the French habitational name Challe, from any of the various places so named from Late Latin cala ‘rock shelter’.

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

Similar surnames: Chalk, Call, Hall, Calla, Wall, Prall, Udall, Ryall, Gall, Fall

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Chall Family Origin

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Chall Family Occupations

What did your Chall ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chall. A less common occupation for the Chall family was Truck Driver. The most common Chall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Chall's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Gardener

  • Truck Driver


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

Chall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Chall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chall 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 486 immigration records available for the last name Chall. 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 832 military records available for the last name Chall. For the veterans among your Chall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chall Life Expectancy

What is the average Chall lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Chall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Chall in 1967 was 70, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chall 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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