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Childrey Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Childrey in Oxfordshire, which is named for Childrey Brook. This is probably ‘stream (Old English rith) of Cilla (masculine) or Cille (feminine)’, but the first element could alternatively be Old English cille ‘spring’. The surname has died out in England.

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


Similar surnames: Chipley, Childre, Childers, Chidsey, Chalkley, Cowdrey, Child, Coley

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Childrey Family Origin

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Childrey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Druggist

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Childrey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Childrey's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Druggist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Childrey. A less common occupation for the Childrey family was Farm Laborer.

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Childrey Life Expectancy

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