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Chinault Name Meaning

Variant of French Chinaud, nickname for a grumpy person, from a derivative of chiner ‘to snarl’.

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

Similar surnames: Chenault, Shinault, Pinault, Renault, Daignault, Thibaut, Thibeault

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Chinault Family Origin

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Chinault Family Occupations

What did your Chinault ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Chinault. 28% of Chinault men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Chinault women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Chinault were Miner and General Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Miner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Assistant Manager
  • Farmer
  • General Clerk

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

Chinault Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Chinault. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chinault 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 23 immigration records available for the last name Chinault. 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 443 military records available for the last name Chinault. For the veterans among your Chinault ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chinault Life Expectancy

What is the average Chinault lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2003, in the United States, Chinault life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Chinault in 1955 was 58, and 90 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chinault 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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