Chlesinger Family History

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Chlesinger 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: Schlesinger, Schlessinger, Clevinger, Schlinger, Clinger, Heringer

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Chlesinger Family Origin

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Chlesinger Family Occupations

What did your Chlesinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Wachoinic was the top reported job for people in the US named Chlesinger.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Wachoinic
    100%

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

Chlesinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16 census records available for the last name Chlesinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chlesinger 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 9 immigration records available for the last name Chlesinger. 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 3 military records available for the last name Chlesinger. For the veterans among your Chlesinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chlesinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Chlesinger lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chlesinger 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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