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Chivers Name Meaning

Irish and English (of Norman origin): derivative of Anglo-Norman French chivere, chevre ‘goat’ (see Cheever).

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


Similar surnames: Chavers, Rivers, Conyers, Ivers, Caines, Cheevers, Chaves, Shiver

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Chivers Family Origin

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Chivers Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    11%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Laundress

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Chivers family was Laundress. The most common Chivers occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 11% of Chivers's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chivers.

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Chivers Historical Records

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Chivers Life Expectancy

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