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Churches Name Meaning

English: probably an occupational name for someone who worked at a ‘church house’ (Middle English chirche + h(o)us), a building, usually adjoining the church, which served as a parish room.

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


Similar surnames: Churchey, Churchman, Church, Churchill, Charles, Hughes, Couch, Buche

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Churches Family Origin

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Churches Family Occupations

What did your Churches ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Churches. A less common occupation for the Churches family was Retael Grocer. The most common Churches occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Churches's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Gardener

    9%
  • Retael Grocer

    9%

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Churches Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Churches. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Churches census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Churches. 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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Draft Card

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

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Churches Life Expectancy

What is the average Churches lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Churches life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Churches in 1964 was 77, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Churches

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Churches ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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