Chidsey Family History

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Chidsey Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Chedzoy in Somerset, which is named with an Old English personal name Cedd + eg ‘island’, ‘dry ground in a marsh’. Americanized spelling of German Schütze, a variant of Schütz (see Schuetz).

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


Similar surnames: Cossey, Chipley, Chisley, Sidney, Childrey, Chancey, Chumley

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Chidsey Family Origin

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Chidsey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Clerk In Store

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Chidsey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Chidsey's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chidsey. A less common occupation for the Chidsey family was Clerk In Store.

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Chidsey Historical Records

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Chidsey Life Expectancy

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