Chafetz Family History

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Chafetz Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus): variant of Heifetz.

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


Similar surnames: Heifetz, Chafee, Chafe, Chavez, Habetz, Schuetz, Chaidez, Hafer

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Chafetz Family Origin

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Chafetz Family Occupations

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Chafetz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Chafetz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chafetz 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 Chafetz. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Chafetz. For the veterans among your Chafetz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chafetz Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Chafetz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Chafetz in 1962 was 71, and 78 in 2004.

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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