Chaplain Family History

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Chaplain Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Chaplin 1.

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


Similar surnames: Caplan, Caplin, Chaplin, Chalfin, Chattin, Chafin, Harlin, Aplin

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Chaplain Family Origin

Where is the Chaplain family from?

Chaplain Family Occupations

What did your Chaplain ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Chaplain occupation in Canada was Going To School. 60% of Chaplain's were Going To Schools. Going To School, Farmer and Farmer'S Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chaplain. A less common occupation for the Chaplain family was Servant.

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  • Going To School

    60%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farmer'S Son

    10%
  • Servant

    10%

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

Chaplain Historical Records

What Chaplain family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Chaplain Life Expectancy

What is the average Chaplain lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Chaplain life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Chaplain in 1959 was 46, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chaplain

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chaplain 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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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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