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Choice Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Joyce. There is a family tradition among bearers of the name that it means ‘chosen’, from Middle English, Old French chois (of Germanic origin). In the Middle Ages the word was used both for an ‘act of choosing’ and a ‘thing chosen’, and as an adjective with the meaning ‘chosen’, ‘select’, ‘favored’. Perhaps this word gave rise to a nickname, but there is no evidence to support this speculation.

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


Similar surnames: Chick, Choyce, Chance, Couch, Coombe, Chico, Chock, Crite, Capece

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Choice Family Origin

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Choice Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Laborer

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Choice family was Laborer. The most common Choice occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Choice's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Choice.

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Choice Life Expectancy

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