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Chontos Name Meaning

Greek: nickname for someone with a large nose, from Albanian hundë ‘nose’. Americanized spelling of Hungarian Csontos, from csontos ‘strong’, ‘heavily built’, from csont ‘bone’, hence a nickname for a tough man.

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


Similar surnames: Contos, Kontos, Condos, Coonts, Sholtis, Cones, Holts, Counts, Chino

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Chontos Family Origin

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Chontos Family Occupations

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Chontos Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Chontos. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Chontos. For the veterans among your Chontos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chontos Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Chontos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Chontos in 1962 was 53, and 78 in 2004.

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