Welcome to Chaney Genealogy

Chaney Genealogy

This site covers the Chaney and related Surnames throughout the USA tracing back to the early 1600s. Our site focuses on the descendants of Richard Cheyney III (The Immigrant) who settled in Anne Arundel County Maryland in early to mid 1600s.

From Richard to date there are many thousands of Chaney's of varying surname spellings throughout the USA starting from Anne Arundel (AA) Maryland and migrating throughout the country.

Some Chaney surname spellings include Cheyney, Cheney, Chana, China, Chany, Cana, and more. The information on this site has been compiled from a number of sources and alot of help from Chaney *Cousins* throughout the USA.

The start of this sites focus is on Richard Cheyney who arrived in Maryland around 1650. Although my particular focus in on mine and immediate related lines I have posted all information I have on line for descendants of Richard Cheney III. If you have additional information you would like to share or questions about this site including: additions, corrections, recommended deletions, please email them to me at : No_Spam_chaney@aol.com (remove the No_Spam_ before sending)














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