Chatelain Family History
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Chatelain Name Meaning
English and French (Châtelain): status name for the governor or constable of a castle, or the warder of a prison, from Norman Old French chastelain (Latin castellanus, a derivative of castellum ‘castle’).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Chamberlain, Chaplin, Chateau, Chastain, Chatel, Chapdelaine, Chaffin