The Chaves Surname Project
This group attempts to categorize the various families of the Chaves surname. Variations in this name occur between Portuguese an Spanish, such as Chavez for Spanish compared with Chaves for Portuguese. Also, the relationship, if any, to the Caceres family is of interest in this group, as many Chavez families from Spain come from the city of Caceres, where a surname of the same word, Caceres, also exists.
Other surnames in Project
Caceres, Chaves, Chavez, English equivalences such as Keys or Keyes
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