Chenery Family History

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Chenery Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): possibly a habitational name from Chenevray in Haute-Saône, France.

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


Similar surnames: Cheney, Whinery, Chantry, Chaney, Cherry, Cheers, Heery, Chinery

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Chenery Family Origin

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Chenery Family Occupations

What did your Chenery ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Chenery occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Chenery's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Chenery family was Blacksmith. Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chenery.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Chenery Historical Records

What Chenery family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Chenery. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chenery 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Chenery. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Chenery. For the veterans among your Chenery ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chenery Life Expectancy

What is the average Chenery lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Chenery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Chenery in 1947 was 51, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chenery

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chenery 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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