Anglo-Saxon origin and comes from the family once having lived in the township of Chell, in Staffordshire. The surname Chell belongs to the category of habitation names, which were derived from pre-existing names for towns, villages, parishes, or farmsteads.
Early Origins of the Chell family
Staffordshire, where they held a family seat from ancient times.
Early History of the Chell family
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Chell Spelling Variations
spelling variations were common, even among the names of the most literate people. Known variations of the Chell family name include Chell, Chel, Chelle, Chele, Chelley, Chellie and others.
Early Notables of the Chell family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Chell family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Chell Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Chell (post 1700)
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