Childres Family History

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Childres Name Meaning

English: metathesized variant of Childers.

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


Similar surnames: Childress, Childre, Childree, Childrey, Chidsey, Hindes, Wildes

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Childres Family Origin

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Childres Family Occupations

What did your Childres ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Childres occupation in the USA was Farmer. 68% of Childres's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Childres. A less common occupation for the Childres family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    68%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Childres Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Childres Life Expectancy

What is the average Childres lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Childres life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Childres in 1953 was 38, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Childres

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Childres 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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