Chesshir Family History

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Chesshir Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Cheshire.

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


Similar surnames: Chessher, Chesher, Cheshier, Chesser, Chessor, Cheshire, Chester

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Chesshir Family Origin

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Chesshir Family Occupations

What did your Chesshir ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Chesshir. A less common occupation for the Chesshir family was Laborer. The most common Chesshir occupation in the USA was Farmer. 88% of Chesshir's were Farmers.

View Census data for Chesshir | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    88%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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

Chesshir Historical Records

What Chesshir family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Chesshir Life Expectancy

What is the average Chesshir lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Chesshir life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Chesshir in 1948 was 48, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chesshir

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chesshir 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 Chesshir Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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