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Cheves Name Meaning

Scottish: perhaps a variant of Shives or Chevis. Hispanic (Mexico): variant of Chavez.

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


Similar surnames: Chevez, Rieves, Chee, Chaves, Shives, Thewes, Chavis, Hees, Dreves

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Cheves Family Origin

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Cheves Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    9%
  • Farm Labourer

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Flesher (Master)

    9%

In 1881, Bricklayer, Farm Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cheves. A less common occupation for the Cheves family was Flesher (Master). The most common Cheves occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 9% of Cheves's were Bricklayers.

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Cheves Historical Records

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Cheves Life Expectancy

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