Chait Family History

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Chait Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name for a tailor, Yiddish khayet (from Hebrew chayat).

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

Similar surnames: Hain, Chain, Chant, Hai, Chapin, Hait, Haim, Chai, Cain, Fait

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Chait Family Origin

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Chait Family Occupations

What did your Chait ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Tailor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Chait.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Tailor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Chait Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Chait. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chait 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Chait. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 389 military records available for the last name Chait. For the veterans among your Chait ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chait Life Expectancy

What is the average Chait lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Chait life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Chait in 1958 was 36, and 67 in 2004.

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