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Chenery Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): possibly a habitational name from Chenevray in Haute-Saône, France.

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


Similar surnames: Cheney, Whinery, Chantry, Chaney, Cherry, Cheers, Heery, Chinery

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Chenery Family Origin

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Chenery Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, the most common Chenery occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Chenery's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chenery. A less common occupation for the Chenery family was Blacksmith.

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Chenery Historical Records

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Chenery Life Expectancy

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