Cheesman Family History

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Cheesman Name Meaning

English: variant of Cheeseman.

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

Similar surnames: Chessman, Chisman, Cheeseman, Crisman, Crosman, Mesman, Chipman

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Cheesman Family Origin

Where is the Cheesman family from?

Cheesman Family Occupations

What did your Cheesman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cheesman family was Carpenter. The most common Cheesman occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Cheesman's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cheesman.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Carpenter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cheesman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cheesman Historical Records

What Cheesman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 47,000 census records available for the last name Cheesman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cheesman 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Cheesman. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Cheesman. For the veterans among your Cheesman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cheesman Life Expectancy

What is the average Cheesman lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Cheesman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Cheesman in 1948 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cheesman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cheesman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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