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Chessman Family Origin

Where is the Chessman family from?

Chessman Family Occupations

What did your Chessman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Chessman family was Works In Boot Factory. Farmer, Boot Treer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chessman. The most common Chessman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Chessman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Boot Treer

  • Keeping House

  • Works In Boot Factory


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

Chessman Historical Records

What Chessman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Chessman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chessman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Chessman

Passenger List

There are 736 immigration records available for the last name Chessman. 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 974 military records available for the last name Chessman. For the veterans among your Chessman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chessman Life Expectancy

What is the average Chessman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Chessman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Chessman in 1953 was 57, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chessman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chessman 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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