Chilcote Family History

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Chilcote Name Meaning

habitational name from places in Leicestershire and Northamptonshire named Chilcote, from Old English as cild ‘young men’ + cot ‘cottage(s)’. variant of Chilcott.

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

Similar surnames: Chilcott, Calcote, Chilson, Wilcott, Chilton, Hille, Chilcutt

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Chilcote Family Origin

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Chilcote Family Occupations

What did your Chilcote ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Chilcote family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chilcote. The most common Chilcote occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Chilcote's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Chilcote Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Chilcote. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chilcote 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 280 immigration records available for the last name Chilcote. 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 Chilcote. For the veterans among your Chilcote ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chilcote Life Expectancy

What is the average Chilcote lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Chilcote life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Chilcote in 1945 was 32, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chilcote

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chilcote 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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