Chisam Family History

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Chisam Name Meaning

Americanized form of Scottish Chisholm.

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


Similar surnames: Chisom, Chisum, Chism, Chismar, Clisham, Chisolm, Hisey, China, Chica

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Chisam Family Origin

Where is the Chisam family from?

Chisam Family Occupations

What did your Chisam ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Commercial Clerk (Ironworks) and Naval Penshioner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Chisam. A less common occupation for the Chisam family was Secretary Coffee House Comy (Clerk). The most common Chisam occupation in the UK was Commercial Clerk (Ironworks). 33% of Chisam's were Commercial Clerk (Ironworks)s.

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  • Commercial Clerk (Ironworks)

    33%
  • Naval Penshioner

    33%
  • Secretary Coffee House Comy (Clerk)

    33%

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

Chisam Historical Records

What Chisam family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Chisam. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chisam census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Chisam

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Chisam. 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 Chisam. For the veterans among your Chisam ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chisam Life Expectancy

What is the average Chisam lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Chisam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Chisam in 1957 was 67, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chisam

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chisam 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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