Chellis Family History & Genealogy
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Chellis Surname History
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Chellis Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Chellis can be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Chellis may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came about organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Chellis Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Chellis come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Chellis originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these names relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
Chellis Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Names like Chellis change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over the years. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Chellis were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Chellis. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Chellis last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
Last names similar to ChellisChellish, Chellis-lissner, Chellius, Chelliz, Chellman, Chellnmi, Chello, Chellon, Chellonneix, Chellos, Chellot, Chellouche, Chelloufi, Chelloug, Chellouh ben abdallah, Chellous, Chellow, Chellquist, Chellsen, Chellson
Chellis Family Tree
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- Eunice Chellis Colby 1781 - ?
- Rhoda Chellis Colby 1791 - ?
- Thomas Chellis Colby 1784 - 1864
- Dolly Chellis 1776 - ?
- Hannah Chellis
- Judith Chellis 1773 - ?
- Sarah Chellis 1771 - ?
- Thomas Dent Chellis
- William Chellis
- David Chellis 1769 - ?