Cheeseman Family History

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Cheeseman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker or seller of cheese, from Old English c¯se, cese ‘cheese’ (Latin caseus) + mann ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Chesterman, Cheesman, Houseman, Creelman, Mesman, Leseman, Christman

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Cheeseman Family Origin

Where is the Cheeseman family from?

Cheeseman Family Occupations

What did your Cheeseman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, Laborer and Fermier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cheeseman. A less common occupation for the Cheeseman family was Journalier. The most common Cheeseman occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 17% of Cheeseman's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Fermier

    11%
  • Journalier

    11%

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

Cheeseman Historical Records

What Cheeseman family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Cheeseman Life Expectancy

What is the average Cheeseman lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Cheeseman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Cheeseman in 1951 was 51, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cheeseman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cheeseman 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.

Famous Cheeseman Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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