Chas Family History

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Chas Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Han, Hay, Ham, Chae, Shan, Ras, Zhao, Hase, Shah, Ha

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Chas Family Origin

Where is the Chas family from?

Chas Family Occupations

What did your Chas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Chas occupation in the USA was Farming. 25% of Chas's were Farmings. Farming, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chas. A less common occupation for the Chas family was Works In Farm.

View Census data for Chas | Data not to scale

  • Farming

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Works In Farm

    25%

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

Chas Historical Records

What Chas family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Chas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chas census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Chas

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Chas. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Chas. For the veterans among your Chas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chas Life Expectancy

What is the average Chas lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Chas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Chas in 1964 was 66, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chas 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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