Chumley Family History

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Chumley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Cholmondeley in Cheshire, named from the Old English personal name Ceolmund + leah ‘woodland clearing’. The spelling of the surname reflects the current pronunciation of the place name.

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

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Chumley Family Origin

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Chumley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chumley. A less common occupation for the Chumley family was Laborer. The most common Chumley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Chumley's were Farmers.

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Chumley Historical Records

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Chumley Life Expectancy

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