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Chavis 1
Type Surname
Usage English

Meaning & History

Not available.
Added 4/17/2019 by anonymous
Edited 3/6/2021 by Frollein Gladys

Chavis 2

Chavis 3
Type Surname
Usage Lumbee

Meaning & History

The earliest possibly record of this is from 1728. The spelling at the time was possibly different. It was the surname of freed servant mulatto servant named Will Chaviss. In 1900 census of Robeson County, North Carolina the word was self-identified as a Lumbee last name.
Added 12/10/2023 by myre36915
Edited 12/11/2023 by myre36915