Chim Name Meaning

Cambodian: unexplained. Chinese : Cantonese variant of Zhan. Hispanic (Guatemala and Mexico): unexplained. In some cases, possibly an ethnic name, from Portuguese chim ‘Chinese’.

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


Similar surnames: Cham, Chia, Chin, Chiu, Chi, Crim, Chum, Che, Chino, Cain

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Chim Family Origin

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Chim Family Occupations

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  • Book Keeper

    100%

In 1881, the most common Chim occupation in Canada was Book Keeper. 100% of Chim's were Book Keepers.

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Chim Historical Records

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Chim Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1967 and 2004, Chim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Chim in 1967 was 73, and 56 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chim

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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