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Chayer Name Meaning

French: according to Morlet, a derivative of Chaye, which represents Latin cavea ‘cave’, as found in the name of the church Saint-Crespin-en-Chaye at Soissons, Aisne.

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


Similar surnames: Hayer, Cryer, Cater, Chaney, Brayer, Cramer, Player, Char, Ayer

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Chayer Family Origin

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Chayer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    23%
  • None

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    8%

In 1880, the most common Chayer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Chayer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and None were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chayer. A less common occupation for the Chayer family was Blacksmith.

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Chayer Historical Records

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Chayer Life Expectancy

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