The surname Challans was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France where this illustrious family held a
from ancient times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Challans research.Another 877 words (63 lines of text) covering the years 1039, 1065, 1240, 1228, 1303, 1316, 1418, 1462, 1473, 1498, 1530, 1647, 1665, 1303, 1316, 1659 and 1721 are included under the topic Early Challans History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Chalon, Challon, Chalont, Chalons, Challont, Challons, Chalen, Chalan, Challan, Challen, Challan, Chalant, Challant, Chaland, Challand, Chalans, Challans and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Challoner settled in Nevis in 1654; that same year, Miles Challoner settled in Barbados; Arthur Challoner settled in New England
in 1674; Martin Challan settled in Philadelphia in 1875..