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Chapter Family History

Chapter Name Meaning

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

19,269 Historical Documents with Chapter on Ancestry.com
18,023 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
282 Military Records
63 Immigration Records
548 Census and Voter Lists
353 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Chapter Families

  • Number of Chapter families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Chapter families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Chapter last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Chapter census records

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Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

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Chapter Family Origin

Find out where people with the family name Chapter lived before coming to the United States. Using Ancestry, you can search through passenger arrival records, naturalization records, border crossings, emigration records, passport applications, and even convict transportation records.

Chapter Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Chapter families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Chapter

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Chapter Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Chapter census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Chapter ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Military Service by Chapter

Did the Chapters fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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