Chea Family History

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Chea Name Meaning

Cambodian: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Chua, Che, Chee, Chia, Tea, Cada, Schena, Blea, Chew, Rhea

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Chea Family Origin

Where is the Chea family from?

Chea Family Occupations

What did your Chea ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Chea family was Tailor. Miner and Placer Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Chea. The most common Chea occupation in the USA was Miner. 33% of Chea's were Miners.

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  • Miner

  • Placer Miner

  • Tailor


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

Chea Historical Records

What Chea family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Chea. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chea 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Chea. 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 566 military records available for the last name Chea. For the veterans among your Chea ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chea Life Expectancy

What is the average Chea lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Chea life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Chea in 1959 was 48, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chea

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chea 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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