Chesbrough Family History

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Chesbrough Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Cheeseburn in Northumberland, recorded in 1286 as Cheseburgh, possibly from Old English cis ‘gravel’ + burh ‘stronghold’.

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


Similar surnames: Newbrough, Kimbrough, Brough, Yarbrough, Hembrough, Malbrough

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Chesbrough Family Origin

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Chesbrough Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Boat Agent

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Fisherman

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Boat Agent and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chesbrough. A less common occupation for the Chesbrough family was Fisherman. The most common Chesbrough occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Chesbrough's were Farmers.

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Chesbrough Historical Records

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Chesbrough Life Expectancy

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