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Chasar History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

The ancient name of Chasar finds its origins with the ancient Anglo-Saxon culture of Britain. It comes from a name for a person who was the chaser. In this case the surname is derived from the Old French word chasser which means to hunt.

Early Origins of the Chasar family

The surname Chasar was first found in Warwickshire, where they held a family seat from ancient times.

Early History of the Chasar family

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Chasar Spelling Variations

Sound was what guided spelling in the essentially pre-literate Middle Ages, so one person's name was often recorded under several variations during a single lifetime. Also, before the advent of the printing press and the first dictionaries, the English language was not standardized. Therefore, spelling variations were common, even among the names of the most literate people. Known variations of the Chasar family name include Chaser, Chasar, Chacero, Chacer, Chasour and many more.

Early Notables of the Chasar family (pre 1700)

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Migration of the Chasar family to the New World and Oceana

For political, religious, and economic reasons, thousands of English families boarded ships for Ireland, the Canadas, the America colonies, and many of smaller tropical colonies in the hope of finding better lives abroad. Although the passage on the cramped, dank ships caused many to arrive in the New World diseased and starving, those families that survived the trip often went on to make valuable contributions to those new societies to which they arrived. Early immigrants bearing the Chasar surname or a spelling variation of the name include : Joseph Chaser who arrived in Philadelphia in 1764.

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