Last name: CHAPEL

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All you have to know about the last name CHAPEL

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CHAPEL : This last name is indexed 165,391 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

CHAPEL : 1: English and Scottish: variant of Chappell.2: French: from a diminutive of Old French chape ‘hooded cloak cape hood’ or ‘hat’ (from Late Latin capa) hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of cloaks or hats or a nickname for a habitual wearer of a distinctive cloak or hat.

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