Cheston

First Name
796
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
306
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Cheston

"Cheston" is a name of English origin, and it means "Camp". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons Named Cheston

Cheston Folkes was a Louisiana State Representative for West Feliciana Parish and Louisiana House of Representatives. Cheston was born on September 27th, 1863 in City missing, Louisiana, USA. He breathed his last breath on June 10th, 1941.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Cheston

Ernest was born on October 24th, 1848 in London Borough of Hackney. He died on July 9th, 1918.

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How popular is the baby name Cheston in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1970 11 0 11
1971 14 0 14
1972 14 0 14
1973 15 0 15
1974 13 0 13
1975 13 0 13
1976 20 0 20
1977 16 0 16
1978 26 0 26
1979 22 0 22
1980 18 0 18
1981 23 0 23
1982 25 0 25
1983 25 0 25
1984 22 0 22
1985 12 0 12
1986 19 0 19
1987 29 0 29
1988 24 0 24
1989 30 0 30
1990 23 0 23
1991 23 0 23
1992 22 0 22
1993 20 0 20
1994 16 0 16
1995 18 0 18
1996 19 0 19
1997 8 0 8
1998 9 0 9
1999 8 0 8
2000 14 0 14
2002 10 0 10
2003 8 0 8
2006 10 0 10
2007 5 0 5
2008 8 0 8
2009 10 0 10
2010 16 0 16
2011 17 0 17
2012 31 0 31
2013 50 0 50
2014 22 0 22
2015 27 0 27
2016 11 0 11

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Popularity of Cheston as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Cheston U.S.
  White 57.52% 64.26%
  African American 39.22% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.96% 16.26%

Of Last Name Cheston

People with the last name Cheston are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Cheston

  • How Popular is the name Cheston? Cheston is the 11,981st most popular name of all time. As a last name Cheston was the 64,891st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Cheston have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 796 babies born with the first name Cheston in the United States. That's more than enough people named Cheston to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Cheston? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Cheston first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Cheston is Monday, March 29th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Cheston born? The highest recorded use of the first name Cheston was in 2013 with a total of 50 babies.
  • Random Cheston Factoid: According to the 1976 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Cheston is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1976.
  • Weird things about the name Cheston: Your name in reverse order is Notsehc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cseonht. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Cheston? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 306 people with the last name Cheston.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Cheston? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Cheston as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.0m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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