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Chesney Surname


Frequency of Chesney in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, CHESNEY ranked #7,258 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 4,239 people, or approximately 1 in every 63,638 individuals in the US had this surname in 2000.

Name Rank Count Percent
Non-Hispanic Hispanic
(of any
race)
White Black American
Indian/
Alaskan
Native
Asian/
Pacific
Islander
Two
or More
Races
CHESNEY7,2584,23990.73%6.20%0.14%0.54%1.16%1.23%
US Top 151,671 269,762,087 69.8% 11.8% 0.7% 3.7% 1.7% 12.3%

Source: "Genealogy Data: Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 2000", US Census Bureau.

1990 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, CHESNEY ranked #10,376 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 100,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

Source: "Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 1990", US Census Bureau.

Chesney Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 60 grave(s) with the surname Chesney.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Chesney.

Resource Links for Chesney


Chesney Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/chesney/

Chesney Surname Resource Center [SurnameWeb.org]
http://www.surnameweb.org/Chesney/surnames.htm

Chesney - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chesney

Chesney Surname Origin & Family History [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Chesney surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History & Genealogy Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/c/chesney.php (29 Apr 2011)

Chesney Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Chesney


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