Chown Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name, Chun(n).

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


Similar surnames: Crown, Chow, Lown, Chew, Thorn, Corn, Horn, Down, Choma, Cahow

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Chown Family Origin

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Chown Family Occupations

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  • Hardware

    13%
  • Agent

    9%
  • Merchant

    9%
  • Physician

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Chown family was Physician. The most common Chown occupation in Canada was Hardware. 13% of Chown's were Hardwares. Hardware, Agent and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chown.

Source: Census data for Chown | Data not to scale

Chown Historical Records

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Chown Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Chown life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Chown in 1960 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chown

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