Chee Family History

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Chee Name Meaning

Navajo: unexplained. Chinese: variant Romanization of Qi. Korean: variant of Chi.

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

Similar surnames: Che, Chew, Choe, Rhee, Chae, Ree, Ghee, Clee, Chea, Cohee

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Chee Family Origin

Where is the Chee family from?

Chee Family Occupations

What did your Chee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Chee family was Brickmaker. The most common Chee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Chee's were Farmers. Farmer, Cook and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chee.

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  • Farmer

  • Cook

  • Miner

  • Brickmaker


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

Chee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Chee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chee 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 12,000 immigration records available for the last name Chee. 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 Chee. For the veterans among your Chee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chee Life Expectancy

What is the average Chee lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Chee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Chee in 1952 was 29, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chee 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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