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Chatel Name Meaning

French (Châtel): from Old French chastel ‘castle’, ‘fortified building’ (see Chateau).

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


Similar surnames: Chateau, Chapel, Chase, Capel, Hazel, Havel, Hamel, Carel, Hartel

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Chatel Family Origin

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Chatel Family Occupations

What did your Chatel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Chatel family was Farmer. The most common Chatel occupation in Canada was Couturiere. 11% of Chatel's were Couturieres. Couturiere, Cultivateur and Cordonnier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chatel.

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  • Couturiere

    11%
  • Cultivateur

    11%
  • Cordonnier

    6%
  • Farmer

    6%

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

Chatel Historical Records

What Chatel family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Chatel Life Expectancy

What is the average Chatel lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Chatel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Chatel in 1948 was 65, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chatel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chatel 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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