Chenowith Family History

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Chenowith Name Meaning

Cornish: variant spelling of Chenoweth.

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


Similar surnames: Chynoweth, Chenoweth, Chernow, Howeth, Howorth, Moscowitz, Hennigh

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Chenowith Family Origin

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Chenowith Family Occupations

What did your Chenowith ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Chenowith occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Chenowith's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Chenowith family was Contractor. Farmer, Works On Farm and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chenowith.

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Works On Farm

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Contractor

    2%

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

Chenowith Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Chenowith Life Expectancy

What is the average Chenowith lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Chenowith life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Chenowith in 1962 was 74, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chenowith

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chenowith 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.

Famous Chenowith Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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