Chinnis Family History

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Chinnis Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Chinnis Family Origin

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Chinnis Family Occupations

What did your Chinnis ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Dead

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Dead were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chinnis. A less common occupation for the Chinnis family was Laborer. The most common Chinnis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Chinnis's were Farmers.

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Chinnis Historical Records

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Chinnis Life Expectancy

What is the average Chinnis lifespan?

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Famous Chinnis Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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