Chauvin Family History

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Chauvin Name Meaning

French: diminutive of Chauve, a nickname for a bald man, from Old French chauf ‘bald’ (Latin calvus).

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


Similar surnames: Chaffin, Calvin, Chaplin, Galvin, Chain, Chapin, Gauvin, Choplin

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Chauvin Family Origin

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Chauvin Family Occupations

What did your Chauvin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Chauvin. 23% of Chauvin men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Chauvin women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Chauvin were Clerk and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    23%
  • Farmer
    11%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Clerk
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    12%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Stenographer
    11%
  • Waitress
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Chauvin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Chauvin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chauvin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Chauvin. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Chauvin. For the veterans among your Chauvin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chauvin Life Expectancy

What is the average Chauvin lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Chauvin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Chauvin in 1950 was 58, and 78 in 2004.

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