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Chant History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the Chant family


The surname Chant was first found in Dauphine.

Early History of the Chant family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Chant research.
Another 85 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1697, 1848, 1885, and 1897 are included under the topic Early Chant History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Chant Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Chant, Chanteau, Chantel, Chantelot, Chantelat, Chantelou and many more.

Early Notables of the Chant family (pre 1700)


Notable amongst the family at this time was Augustin-Francis de Chanteau, who was born in Metz in 1848. He came from a family of the region of Alsace of which one of the members had built the fortifications of Strasbourg and furnished the Councillors for the Chamber of counts at Dôle...
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Migration of the Chant family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Chant Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Andrew Chant, who arrived in Virginia in 1628 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Chant Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Jabez Chant, aged 26, a farm servant, who arrived in South Australia in 1852 aboard the ship "China" [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    South Australian Register Tuesday 3 February 1852. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) China 1852. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/china1852.shtml
  • Henry Chant, aged 28, a carpenter, who arrived in South Australia in 1854 aboard the ship "William Prowse" [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    South Australian Register Monday 21st August 1854. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) William Prowse 1856. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/williamprowse1854.shtml

Chant Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • William Chant, aged 25, a labourer, who arrived in Nelson, New Zealand aboard the ship "Olympus" in 1842
  • Eliza Chant, aged 21, who arrived in Nelson, New Zealand aboard the ship "Olympus" in 1842
  • Ellen Chant, who arrived in Nelson, New Zealand aboard the ship "Olympus" in 1842

Contemporary Notables of the name Chant (post 1700)


  • James R. Chant, American Democrat politician, Candidate for New York State Assembly from Fulton and Hamilton counties, 1920 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 3) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • George Chant, American politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 11th District, 1924 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 3) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • F. Raymond Chant, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1932 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 3) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Donald Chant, Canadian Chairman of Ontario Waste Management Corporation (1980-) and lives in Toronto

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ South Australian Register Tuesday 3 February 1852. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) CHINA 1852. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/china1852.shtml
  3. ^ South Australian Register Monday 21st August 1854. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) William Prowse 1856. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/williamprowse1854.shtml
  4. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 3) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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