Chavira Family History

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Chavira Name Meaning

Hispanic (Mexico): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Chavana, Chairez, Chia, Cavins, Hairr, Chandra, Schapira, Caira

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Chavira Family Origin

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Chavira Family Occupations

What did your Chavira ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Carpenter and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chavira. The most common Chavira occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Chavira's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Chavira family was Farm Labor.

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  • Laborer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Day Laborer

    20%
  • Farm Labor

    20%

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

Chavira Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Chavira. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chavira 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Chavira. 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 Chavira. For the veterans among your Chavira ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chavira Life Expectancy

What is the average Chavira lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Chavira life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Chavira in 1948 was 40, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chavira

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chavira 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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