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Chang Genealogy & History

Chang, which is also sometimes transliterated as Zhang, is one of the most common names in the Chinese-speaking world. In fact, it was listed in the 1990 Guiness Book of World Records as the most common surname in the world. The word has multiple possible meanings, including longbow, constant, mountain, and open. Chang family history and Chang genealogy may go back millennia, though the origins are legendary. The story involves the fifth son of the Emperor Huang Di, who was inspired by the Chinese Arc constellation and invented the bow, becoming the first Zhang, or "master of bows." Cho Chang is a character in the Harry Potter series.


Chang Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Chang-- --, 1923March ,1981NM
Bacon Chang-- --, 1916April 18,2007CA
C C Fong Chang-- --, 1906February 20,1999DC
Da Chang-- --, 1916June 3,1998TX

Chang Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Echin Chang-- --, 1912September 13,2005Silver Spring,MD
Fa Chang-- --, 1908January ,1987North Palm Springs,CA
Gabriel Chang-- --, 1910February 13,2000Mercer Island,WA
Ha Jung Chang-- --, 1911December 9,1992San Francisco,CA

Chang Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Chung ChangJoung LeeAugust 18,1998Wake, NC
Hsi ChangShou LiaoMarch 20,1971Wake, NC
Kou-Roung ChangShou TsaoSeptember 8,1973Wake, NC
Tien ChangMary ChangOctober 15,1977Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Chang

612th: Wiley613th: Shannon
614th: Stafford615th: Kaplan
616th: Preston617th: Mathis
618th: Krueger619th: Gould
620th: Merritt621st: McCullough

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