local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of Lorraine. In France, hereditary surnames were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The Chapelié family originally lived at the town of Paresse or Parez, in the Lorraine. Although one would at first assume that the name is derived from the city of Paris, evidence suggests that the names of both the town in the Lorraine and the French capital are derived from a Gaulish tribe called the Parisii.
Early Origins of the Chapelié family
Lorraine, where the family was originally seated in Damblain, a village in the Lorraine Bassigny.
Early History of the Chapelié family
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Chapelié Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Chapel, Chapelle, Chapleau, Chapeleau, Chaplod, Chapelod, Chaplot, Chapelot, Chaplaud, Chapelaud, Chaplauld, Chapelauld, Chaplaut, Chapelaut, Chaplault, Chapelault, Chaplaux, Chapelaux, Chaplaulx, Chapelaulx, Chaplet, Chapelet, Chaplay, Chapelay, Chapley, Chapeley, Chaplié, Chapelié, Chaplier, Chapelier, Chaplais and many more.
Early Notables of the Chapelié family (pre 1700)
Baron in 1817; Jean-Jacques-Édouard Chapelié, a general engineer, who was born in Marseille in 1792...
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Migration of the Chapelié family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Noel Chapeleau, who married Françoise Lamoureux in Boucherville in 1692; François-Mathurin Chapelet, the son of Christoph and Jeanne Rebour, of Plé.
Contemporary Notables of the name Chapelié (post 1700)
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