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Where is the Cheyne family from?
You can see how Cheyne families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Cheyne family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Cheyne families were found in and Scotland in 1841. In 1891 there were 56 Cheyne families living in London. This was about 41% of all the recorded Cheyne's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Cheyne families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Cheyne surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, Painter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Cheyne. 50% of Cheyne men worked as a Painter and 75% of Cheyne women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cheyne were Pharmacist and Nurse. .