Isaac CHANT

1778–Male
West Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Isaac

When Isaac CHANT was christened on 3 May 1778, in West Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, his father, John CHANT, was 22 and his mother, Jane FORD, was 22.

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Family Time Line

John CHANT
1756–1837
Jane FORD
1755–1826
Isaac CHANT
1778–
Jane CHANT
1785–1853
Thomas Chant
1787–1855
Abraham Isaac Chant
1802–1864
Edward CHANT
1780–1844
James CHANT
1783–1845
John Chant
1790–1875
Martha Chant
1795–1865
Diana Chant
1798–1990
George Chant
1805–

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World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

French: from Old French chant ‘song’, applied as a metonymic occupational name for a singer in a chantry, or possibly as a nickname for a noted songster.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (1)

  • Isaac Chant, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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