Cheff Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of French Chef, from Old French chef ‘head’. See also Cap.

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


Similar surnames: Chieffo, Cerf, Chene, Chew, Greff, Achuff, Sheaff, Che, Cliff, Chern

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Cheff Family Origin

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Cheff Family Occupations

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  • Works In Shingle Mill

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Cheff occupation in the USA was Works In Shingle Mill. 100% of Cheff's were Works In Shingle Mills.

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Cheff Historical Records

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Cheff Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2003, Cheff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Cheff in 1964 was 73, and 84 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cheff

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