Chlen Family History

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Chlen Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Chen, Colen, Ehlen, Chien, Chon, Chae, Allen, Nolen, Chew, Shen

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Chlen Family Origin

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Chlen Family Occupations

What did your Chlen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Teacher was the top reported job for people in the US named Chlen.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    100%

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

Chlen Historical Records

What Chlen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 77 census records available for the last name Chlen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chlen 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 29 immigration records available for the last name Chlen. 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 14 military records available for the last name Chlen. For the veterans among your Chlen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chlen Life Expectancy

What is the average Chlen lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chlen 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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