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Chambliss Early Origins



The surname Chambliss was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Dijonnais and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.

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Chambliss Spelling Variations


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Chambliss Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Chamblis, Chambliss, Chamblay, Chambley, Chambly and many more.

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Chambliss Early History


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Chambliss Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Chambliss research. Another 157 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1641, 1687 and 1673 are included under the topic Early Chambliss History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Chambliss Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Chambliss Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 30 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Chambliss 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:

Chambliss Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • William P. Chambliss, who settled in Ontario in 1871

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Contemporary Notables of the name Chambliss (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Chambliss (post 1700)



  • Alexander Wilds Chambliss (1864-1947), American politician, Mayor of Chattanooga, Tennessee (1919-1923), Chief Justice of the Tennessee Supreme Court
  • Kirby Chambliss (b. 1959), American commercial pilot and World Champion in aerobatics
  • Erika Chambliss (b. 1987), American model from Chicago
  • Scott Chambliss, American Primetime Emmy Award winning production designer, known for his work on Star Trek (2009), Star Trek Into Darkness (2013), Mission: Impossible III (2006) and Salt (2010)
  • Woody Chambliss (1914-1981), American actor, best known for his role in Gunsmoke
  • Andrew Chambliss (b. 1981), American television writer and producer, known for his work on Dollhouse (2009) Once Upon a Time (2011) and The Vampire Diaries (2009)
  • Carroll Christopher Chambliss (b. 1948), American Major League Baseball player and coach, recipient of the American League Rookie of the Year Award 1971
  • Elizabeth Ann Chambliss, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2000
  • Charles D. Chambliss Jr., American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 2000
  • Alexander Wilds Chambliss (1864-1947), American politician, Mayor of Chattanooga, Tennessee, 1919-23; Chief Justice of Tennessee State Supreme Court
  • ... (Another 8 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. 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. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    4. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    6. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    7. D'Hozier Charles. Armorial Général de France. Paris: Dillon, 1875. Print.
    8. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. 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. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
    11. ...

    The Chambliss Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Chambliss 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 22 April 2016 at 11:56.

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