Chavez Family History

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Chavez Name Meaning

Spanish (Chávez): variant spelling of Chaves.

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


Similar surnames: Chevez, Chaves, Chavis, Caven, Chapel, Craver, Chace, Chairez, Havey

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Chavez Family Origin

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Chavez Family Occupations

What did your Chavez ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Laborer

    40%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Chavez family was Keeping House. The most common Chavez occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Chavez's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chavez.

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Chavez Historical Records

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Chavez Life Expectancy

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Famous Chavez Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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