Chlew Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Chlew 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: Chew, Chae, Chen, Caleb, Cole, Choe, Ohler, Che, Caley, Clow

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Chlew Family Origin

Where is the Chlew family from?

Chlew Family Occupations

What did your Chlew ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Colliery Repairer Helow Ground Heavy Work and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Chlew.

View Census data for Chlew | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Colliery Repairer Helow Ground Heavy Work

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Chlew Historical Records

What Chlew family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 67 census records available for the last name Chlew. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chlew 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 Chlew

Passenger List

There are 30 immigration records available for the last name Chlew. 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.

View all Chlew immigration records

Draft Card

There are 4 military records available for the last name Chlew. For the veterans among your Chlew ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Chlew military records

You've only scratched the surface of Chlew family history.

Chlew Life Expectancy

What is the average Chlew lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chlew 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chlew

Famous Chlew Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name