Chung Name Meaning

Chinese : variant of Zhong 1. Chinese : variant of Zong. Chinese : variant of Zhong 2. Chinese : variant of Cong. Korean: variant of Ch{ou}ng (see Chong).

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


Similar surnames: Chong, Ching, Hung, Chang, Cheung, Chun, Yung, Choung, Cheng, Jung

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Chung Family Origin

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Chung Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    12%
  • Miner

    10%
  • Cook

    5%
  • Laundry

    5%

In 1880, Laborer, Miner and Cook were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chung. The most common Chung occupation in the USA was Laborer. 12% of Chung's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Chung family was Laundry.

Source: Census data for Chung | Data not to scale

Chung Historical Records

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Chung Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Chung life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Chung in 1952 was 60, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chung

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