Cheshier Family History

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Cheshier Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Cheshire.

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

Similar surnames: Chesher, Chessher, Chesshir, Chesser, Cheshire, Chester, Hellier

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Cheshier Family Origin

Where is the Cheshier family from?

Cheshier Family Occupations

What did your Cheshier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cheshier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Cheshier's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cheshier family was Farm Hand. Farmer, Keeping House and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cheshier.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Engineer

  • Farm Hand


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

Cheshier Historical Records

What Cheshier family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cheshier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cheshier 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 50 immigration records available for the last name Cheshier. 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 842 military records available for the last name Cheshier. For the veterans among your Cheshier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cheshier Life Expectancy

What is the average Cheshier lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Cheshier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Cheshier in 1954 was 32, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cheshier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cheshier 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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