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Chiesa Name Meaning

Italian: from chiesa ‘church’, applied a topographic name for someone living near a church, a habitational name from any of numerous places named with this word, or possibly an occupational name for someone employed in a church.

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


Similar surnames: Cesa, Ceresa, Fries, Chimera, Caesar, Chia, Chiara, Chica, Wiest

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Chiesa Family Origin

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Chiesa Family Occupations

What did your Chiesa ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Chiesa occupation in the USA was Bartender. 50% of Chiesa's were Bartenders. Bartender and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Chiesa.

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  • Bartender

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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

Chiesa Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Chiesa Life Expectancy

What is the average Chiesa lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Chiesa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Chiesa in 1952 was 34, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chiesa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chiesa 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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