Chim Name Meaning

Cambodian: unexplained. Chinese : Cantonese variant of Zhan. Hispanic (Guatemala and Mexico): unexplained. In some cases, possibly an ethnic name, from Portuguese chim ‘Chinese’.

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

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Chim Family Origin

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Chim Family Occupations

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  • Works On Farm

    22%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Farm Hand

    11%
  • House Keeping

    11%

In 1880, Works On Farm, Blacksmith and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chim. A less common occupation for the Chim family was House Keeping. The most common Chim occupation in the USA was Works On Farm. 22% of Chim's were Works On Farms.

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Chim Historical Records

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Chim Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1967 and 2004, Chim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Chim in 1967 was 73, and 56 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chim

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