Chain Family History
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Chain Name Meaning
French: from Old French chain, a device for catching birds, possibly applied as a metonymic occupational name for a bird-catcher or a hunter. In some cases it may be an American spelling of the French topographic surname Chêne (see Chene).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Chapin, Cain, Hain, Cail, Fain, Haim, Chapp, Chan, Chai, Chia