Chaires Family History

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Chaires Name Meaning

Hispanic (Mexican): unexplained, but possibly a topographic name related to Galician chaira ‘little valley or meadow’ or chairo ‘flat’ (way, terrain).

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


Similar surnames: Baires, Chaves, Cairns, Chaidez, Schlies, Chavira, Gares, Claire

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Chaires Family Origin

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Chaires Family Occupations

What did your Chaires ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Chaires occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Chaires's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Chaires. A less common occupation for the Chaires family was Labor On Farm.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    25%
  • Labor On Farm

    25%

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

Chaires Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Chaires Life Expectancy

What is the average Chaires lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Chaires life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Chaires in 1954 was 53, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chaires

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chaires 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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