Chism Name Meaning

Irish (Antrim): shortened form of Scottish Chisholm.

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


Similar surnames: Chisum, Chisam, Chisom, Chris, Chisolm, Chick, Chico, Crisp, Clise

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Chism Family Origin

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Chism Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Chism family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chism. The most common Chism occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Chism's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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Chism Historical Records

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Chism Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, Chism life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Chism in 1946 was 52, and 72 in 2004.

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United States

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