Chica Name Meaning

Spanish: apparently from chica, feminine form of chico ‘small’, ‘young’ (see Chico), but a variant of the habitational name Checa, from a place so named in Jaén province is also a possibility.

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


Similar surnames: Chico, Chia, Chick, Coca, Chicas, China, Cira, Chiba, Chi, Chino

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Chica Family Origin

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Chica Family Occupations

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  • Cook

    33%
  • Huckster

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%

In 1880, the most common Chica occupation in the USA was Cook. 33% of Chica's were Cooks. Cook and Huckster were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Chica. A less common occupation for the Chica family was Keeping House.

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Chica Historical Records

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Chica Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1969 and 2004, Chica life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Chica in 1969 was 91, and 59 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chica

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