Last name: CHARTRAND

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All you have to know about the last name CHARTRAND

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CHARTRAND : This last name is indexed 55,218 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

CHARTRAND : French:: 1: (northern): possibly a variant of Chartrain a habitational name for someone from the city of Chartres southwest of Paris. Alternatively an occupational name for a jailer derived from Old French chartre ‘prison dungeon’. This surname has apparently died out in France.2: (southwestern): variant of Chartran a habitational name from a place so named in Gironde. This surname is very rare in France.

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