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Chevis Name Meaning

English: from Middle English cheuyn, Old French chevesne ‘chub’, possibly applied as a nickname for someone thought to resemble the fish in some way, or as a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller.

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

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Chevis Family Origin

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Chevis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Work On Farm

    12%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%

In 1880, the most common Chevis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Chevis's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Chevis family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Work On Farm and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chevis.

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Chevis Historical Records

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Chevis Life Expectancy

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