Chvala Family History

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Chvala Name Meaning

Czech: from the Old Czech personal name Chval, from an element meaning ‘praise’, a short form of Bohuchval ‘praise God’.

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

Similar surnames: Cala, Chmela, Cola, Chiara, Cavan, Chapa, Vala, Cada, Haga, Chana

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Chvala Family Origin

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Chvala Family Occupations

What did your Chvala ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Chvala occupation in the USA was Tailor. 100% of Chvala's were Tailors.

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  • Tailor


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

Chvala Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Chvala Life Expectancy

What is the average Chvala lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Chvala life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Chvala in 1962 was 78, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chvala

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chvala 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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