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Origins of the Chapple surname

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About the Chapples

We have a total number of 24119 records for people with the last name Chapple.

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Where do most Chapples live?

In 1921, most Chapples lived in South West.


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Interesting facts about Chapples

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 21,400 records for the Chapple surname. The oldest one dates back to 1836.

Who were Chapples most likely to marry?

Chappell Or Chapel Or Chappel Or Chapell Or Chaapel Or Chaple Or Chapples

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What are the most common Chapple first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Chapple family members

Common jobs for Chapples

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Chapples in 1921
Dressmaker

111

Laundress

73

House Servant

66

Charwoman

48

General Servant

48

Common Male occupations for Chapples in 1921
Agricultural Labourer

146

General Labourer

86

Carpenter

80

Farm Labourer

67

Mason

57

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