Chittum Family History

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Chittum Name Meaning

Altered spelling of English Cheetham.

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

Similar surnames: Cheatum, Whittum, Chattin, Whitt, Choat, Litten, Withem, Chitty

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Chittum Family Origin

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Chittum Family Occupations

What did your Chittum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Chittum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Chittum's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Chittum family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chittum.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming

  • Laborer


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Chittum Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Chittum Life Expectancy

What is the average Chittum lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Chittum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Chittum in 1950 was 25, and 65 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chittum 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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