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Cheves Name Meaning

Scottish: perhaps a variant of Shives or Chevis. Hispanic (Mexico): variant of Chavez.

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


Similar surnames: Chevez, Rieves, Chee, Chaves, Shives, Thewes, Chavis, Hees, Dreves

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Cheves Family Origin

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Cheves Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Book Keeper

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cheves family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cheves. The most common Cheves occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Cheves's were Farmers.

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Cheves Life Expectancy

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