Chalker Family History

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Chalker Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived on chalky ground; from Chalk + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. occupational name from an agent derivative of Old English (ge)cealcian ‘to whitewash’.

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


Similar surnames: Halter, Haller, Thaler, Chalk, Hammer, Halder, Walker, Hawker, Haler

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Chalker Family Origin

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Chalker Family Occupations

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  • Pecheur

    38%
  • Book Keeper

    13%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • Lumber Cutter

    13%

In 1881, the most common Chalker occupation in Canada was Pecheur. 38% of Chalker's were Pecheurs. A less common occupation for the Chalker family was Lumber Cutter. Pecheur, Book Keeper and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chalker.

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Chalker Historical Records

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Chalker Life Expectancy

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