Cheadle Family History

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Cheadle Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Cheshire and Staffordshire named Cheadle, from Celtic ced ‘wood’ + Old English leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

Similar surnames: Headley, Cheatle, Hebble, Beadle, Halle, Chandley, Chadd, Chad, Heide

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Cheadle Family Origin

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Cheadle Family Occupations

What did your Cheadle ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cheadle family was Store Clerk. The most common Cheadle occupation in Canada was Brakeman. 50% of Cheadle's were Brakemans. Brakeman and Butcher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cheadle.

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  • Brakeman

  • Butcher

  • Store Clerk


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

Cheadle Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cheadle Life Expectancy

What is the average Cheadle lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Cheadle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Cheadle in 1945 was 21, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cheadle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cheadle 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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