Cheema Family History

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Cheema Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Sikh name based on the name of a Jat clan.

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


Similar surnames: Choma, Chiesa, Cetta, Chada, Canela, Cuesta, Creed, Cheers, Chmela

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Cheema Family Origin

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Cheema Family Occupations

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Cheema Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cheema Life Expectancy

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Between 1983 and 2004, in the United States, Cheema life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Cheema in 1983 was 44, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cheema 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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