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Chivers Name Meaning

Irish and English (of Norman origin): derivative of Anglo-Norman French chivere, chevre ‘goat’ (see Cheever).

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


Similar surnames: Chavers, Rivers, Conyers, Ivers, Caines, Cheevers, Chaves, Shiver

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Chivers Family Origin

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Chivers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chivers. The most common Chivers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Chivers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Chivers family was Keeping House.

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Chivers Historical Records

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Chivers Life Expectancy

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