Last name: CHAPUT

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All you have to know about the last name CHAPUT

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CHAPUT : This last name is indexed 165,576 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

CHAPUT : French:: 1: variant of Chapu a nickname for a habitual wearer of a distinctive cloak or hat from a derivative of Old French chape ‘hooded cloak cape hood’ or ‘hat’ (from Late Latin capa).2: possibly also a variant of Chapuis ‘carpenter joiner’. Compare Shappee Shappy Shepard and Sheperd.

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