Brittany is the soil from which the many generations of the Châtelaine family have grown. The name Châtelaine was given to a member of the family who was a governor or steward of a castle having derived from the Old French word "castelain," which referred to some of that profession.
Early Origins of the Châtelaine family
Brittany, where the family has held a family seat since ancient times.
Early History of the Châtelaine family
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Châtelaine Spelling Variations
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Early Notables of the Châtelaine family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Châtelaine family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Châtelaine Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
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