Chumney Family History

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Chumney Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Possibly an altered form of English Chumley.

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


Similar surnames: Crumley, Curley, Kutney, Clowney, Chumbley, Churney, Chumley, Hurney

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Chumney Family Origin

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Chumney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Well Builder

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Chumney family was Well Builder. The most common Chumney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Chumney's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chumney.

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Chumney Historical Records

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Chumney Life Expectancy

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