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Chisman Family Origin

Where is the Chisman family from?

Chisman Family Occupations

What did your Chisman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Chisman family was Retired Farmer. Farmer, Carpenter and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chisman. The most common Chisman occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Chisman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Annuitant

  • Retired Farmer


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

Chisman Historical Records

What Chisman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Chisman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chisman 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 434 immigration records available for the last name Chisman. 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 894 military records available for the last name Chisman. For the veterans among your Chisman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chisman Life Expectancy

What is the average Chisman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Chisman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Chisman in 1963 was 76, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chisman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chisman 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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