Cheff Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of French Chef, from Old French chef ‘head’. See also Cap.

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


Similar surnames: Chieffo, Cerf, Chene, Chew, Greff, Achuff, Sheaff, Che, Cliff, Chern

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Cheff Family Origin

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Cheff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Cheff occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Cheff's were Farmers.

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Cheff Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2003, Cheff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Cheff in 1964 was 73, and 84 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cheff

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