Chiasson Family History

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Chiasson Name Meaning

French: derogatory nickname from chiasse ‘excrement’.

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


Similar surnames: Hasson, Poisson, Chaisson, Giasson, Chesson, Bisson, Gasson, Caison

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Chiasson Family Origin

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Chiasson Family Occupations

What did your Chiasson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Chiasson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 15% of Chiasson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Chiasson family was Fisherman & Farmer. Farmer, Fisherman and Pecheur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chiasson.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Fisherman

    14%
  • Pecheur

    13%
  • Fisherman & Farmer

    10%

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

Chiasson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Chiasson Life Expectancy

What is the average Chiasson lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Chiasson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Chiasson in 1951 was 42, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chiasson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chiasson 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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