Chad Name Meaning

English: from the personal name Chad, from the Old English personal name Ceadda, of unknown origin. St. Chad was a 7th-century archbishop of York. Indian (Gujarat): Hindu (Bhatia) name of unknown meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Chard, Shad, Chadd, Char, Coad, Chand, Chao, Codd, Cham, Hoad

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Chad Family Origin

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Chad Family Occupations

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  • Laundress

    21%
  • (S) Sewing Machinist

    5%
  • Beer House Keeper

    5%
  • Brass Founder

    5%

In 1881, the most common Chad occupation in the UK was Laundress. 21% of Chad's were Laundresss. Laundress, (S) Sewing Machinist and Beer House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chad. A less common occupation for the Chad family was Brass Founder.

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Chad Historical Records

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Chad Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Chad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Chad in 1961 was 44, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chad

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