Challis Family History
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Challis Name Meaning
English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Eschalle in Pas-de-Calais, France, which is named from Old French eschelle ‘ladder’ (Latin scala).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Callis, Fallis, Allis, Charles, Chall, Chaplin, Wallis, Chellis