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What does the Chestnutt surname reveal about your family history?

The earliest occurrence of the Chestnutt surname in our family history documents is from 1639, and we currently have 5,797 records where Chestnutt appears. Here are a few more facts to get you started…

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Chestnuttsin military records

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Chestnuttsin convict records

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Chestnuttsin parish records

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