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Challon Early Origins



The surname Challon was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France where this illustrious family held a family seat from ancient times.

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Challon Spelling Variations


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Challon Spelling Variations



Spelling variations 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.

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Challon Early History


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Challon Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Challon 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 Challon History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Challon Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Challon Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 34 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Challon Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Challon Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Kath Challon, who landed in Virginia in 1705

Challon Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • James Challon, aged 36, a labourer, arrived in South Australia in 1850 aboard the ship "Fatima"
  • Thomas Challon, aged 16, a labourer, arrived in South Australia in 1850 aboard the ship "Fatima"

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    2. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    3. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    4. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
    5. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    6. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    7. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    8. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
    9. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    10. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
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    The Challon Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Challon Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 13 November 2013 at 10:07.

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