Chronister Family History

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Chronister Name Meaning

Altered spelling of South German Kronester, a habitational name for someone from Kronast in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Cronister, Kroninger, Groninger, Chrismer, Wehrmeister, Hoster

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Chronister Family Origin

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Chronister Family Occupations

What did your Chronister ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chronister. A less common occupation for the Chronister family was Keeping House. The most common Chronister occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Chronister's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Chronister Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Chronister. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chronister 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Chronister. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Chronister. For the veterans among your Chronister ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chronister Life Expectancy

What is the average Chronister lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Chronister life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Chronister in 1944 was 28, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chronister

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chronister 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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