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Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 42533 people with the Chapman surname? In that year Chapman was ranked number 70 for popularity in the UK.
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The name Duane means "From the dunes" and is of Celtic origin.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Duane Chapman family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Duane Chapman Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Duane Chapman family tree.
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Did you know that there are currently 52710 people with the Chapman surname in the UK? Chapman is now ranked number 76 for popularity in the UK.
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Did you know that there are currently 151912 people with the Chapman surname in the USA? Chapman is ranked number 107 for popularity in the USA.
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Other names that sound a bit like Chapman
Family names can get corrupted over time, particularly where literacy was not as good. The following list contains some names that have similar sounds so you may want to also look at one or two of the more likely possibilites.Capman Caveman Chaffman Chapmond Chepman Chipman Coffman Coopman Copeman Coupman Cuffman