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Cheng Genealogy & History

Cheng, a famous Chinese ornamental surname, means journey to complete, as Chinese surnames are more philosophical than descriptive like their European counterparts. Cheng therefore represents the journey after death and is a variant of the Chinese Zheng but actually can be a transcription of several Chinese surnames depending on the sound representation. Cheng family history dates to the Shang dynasty (1766-1122 BCE), when a descendant of Emperor Zhuan Xu was granted lordship of the Cheng state, and his descendants adopted the locational name as their surname. A renowned name-holder in Cheng genealogy is Cheng Pu, a general during the Three Kingdoms.


Cheng Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Dieng Cheng-- --, 1913June 5,2003CA
Bak-Har Cheng-- --, 1905March ,1981CA
Carol Cheng-- --, 1928August 5,2010CA
Da Cheng-- --, 1913June 8,2010NJ

Cheng Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Eddie Cheng-- --, 1916October 25,1997San Francisco,CA
Fa Cheng-- --, 1918November ,1984Wilmington,DE
Gay Cheng-- --, 1922March 22,2008Irvine,CA
Ha Chu Cheng-- --, 1916November 3,1996Daly City,CA

Cheng Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Christopher ChengElizabeth ChinApril 29,2000Travis, TX
Dong ChengLeanne MaMay 27,2000Collin, TX
Erik ChengJennifer EiseleMarch 11,2000Wake, NC
Tung ChengKan YeungAugust 15,1986Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Cheng

1746th: Stoner1747th: Stapleton
1748th: Hawk1749th: Prescott
1750th: Rivas1751st: Grover
1752nd: Overton1753rd: Varner
1754th: Nagel1755th: Lim

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