Chadd Family History

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Chadd Name Meaning

English: from the Old English personal name Ceadd(a).

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

Similar surnames: Chad, Chard, Cade, Shad, Caddy, Chand, Codd, Child, Gadd, Cady

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Chadd Family Origin

Where is the Chadd family from?

Chadd Family Occupations

What did your Chadd ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Chadd family was P.O. Clerk. The most common Chadd occupation in Canada was Baker. 25% of Chadd's were Bakers. Baker, Confectioner and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chadd.

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  • Baker

  • Confectioner

  • Merchant

  • P.O. Clerk


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Chadd ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Chadd Historical Records

What Chadd family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Chadd. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chadd 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 359 immigration records available for the last name Chadd. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 974 military records available for the last name Chadd. For the veterans among your Chadd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chadd Life Expectancy

What is the average Chadd lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Chadd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Chadd in 1959 was 58, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chadd

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chadd 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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