Cheong Family History

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Cheong Name Meaning

Chinese : Cantonese variant of Zhang 1. Chinese : Cantonese variant of Zhang 2. Korean: variant of Ch{ou}ng (see Chong).

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


Similar surnames: Chong, Chiong, Cheung, Chung, Chang, Hong, Cheng, Ching, Chiang

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Cheong Family Origin

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Cheong Family Occupations

What did your Cheong ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Butcher

    17%
  • Goldmining

    17%
  • Prostitute

    17%
  • Restaurant Keeper

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cheong family was Restaurant Keeper. The most common Cheong occupation in the USA was Butcher. 17% of Cheong's were Butchers. Butcher, Goldmining and Prostitute were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cheong.

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Cheong Historical Records

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Cheong Life Expectancy

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