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Chivers Name Meaning

Irish and English (of Norman origin): derivative of Anglo-Norman French chivere, chevre ‘goat’ (see Cheever).

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


Similar surnames: Chavers, Rivers, Conyers, Ivers, Caines, Cheevers, Chaves, Shiver

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Chivers Family Origin

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Chivers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Student

    24%
  • Fisherman

    12%
  • Ng

    12%

In 1881, the most common Chivers occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Chivers's were Farmers. Farmer, Student and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chivers. A less common occupation for the Chivers family was Ng.

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Chivers Historical Records

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Chivers Life Expectancy

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