Chappelear Family History

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Chappelear Name Meaning

Anglicized spelling of French Chapel(l)ier, an occupational name for a maker or seller of hats, from an agent derivative of chapel (see Chapel). This is a Huguenot name.

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


Similar surnames: Schappell, Chandler, Chappell, Capper, Clapper, Chapel, Cappella

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Chappelear Family Origin

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Chappelear Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Carpenter

    18%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Chappelear occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Chappelear's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chappelear. A less common occupation for the Chappelear family was Keeping House.

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Chappelear Historical Records

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Chappelear Life Expectancy

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