Cheung Family History

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Cheung Name Meaning

Chinese : variant of Zhang 1. Chinese : variant of Zhang 2. Chinese : variant of Jiang.

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


Similar surnames: Cheong, Chung, Cheng, Chong, Chang, Chiang, Hung, Chiong, Ching, Chun

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Cheung Family Origin

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Cheung Family Occupations

What did your Cheung ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Gold Miner, Cook and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cheung. A less common occupation for the Cheung family was Picks Berries. The most common Cheung occupation in the USA was Gold Miner. 50% of Cheung's were Gold Miners.

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  • Gold Miner

    50%
  • Cook

    10%
  • Miner

    10%
  • Picks Berries

    10%

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

Cheung Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cheung Life Expectancy

What is the average Cheung lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Cheung life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Cheung in 1954 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cheung

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cheung 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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