Meng Family History

Meaning of surname: Meng

Meng (/məŋ/, Chinese: 孟; pinyin: Mèng; Wade–Giles: Meng) is a Chinese surname. Meng is a shi surname or clan name (氏), as opposed to the xing (姓) category of surname. Meng is of the type of surname which was a member of the list of names denoting seniority within a certain family: in ancient usage, the characters of meng (孟), zhong (仲), shu (叔) and ji (季) were used to denote the first, second, third and fourth eldest sons in a family. These were sometimes adopted as surnames. Of these, Meng is the best known, being the surname of the philosopher Mencius.

We found 70,311 Genealogy and Family History Records for Meng in our Newspaper Archive.

Details for Meng surname:

68,423 Digital Copies of Newspapers
622 Pictures of Obituaries
385 Government Documents
7 Historical Books
874 Social Security Death Records

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