Ignatius Chisholm

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About Ignatius Chisholm

Note: This Profile and family look to be the same as Igantius Chisholm and wife Ignatius Chisholm


http://www.ctc.volant.org/home/genea/chis/html/I002.html

Ignatius’ parentage is also rather confusing. His father is clearly John D. Chisholm(I049) . Some think that Ignatius’ mother was John’s first wife, a White woman, named Betsy Sims(I044) , the widow of William Fawling. This is probably correct, since Betsy’s father was named Ignatius

Ignatius Chisholm joined the trek of the Cherokees when they left East Tennessee. Many of the Cherokees settled in the present county of Johnson in northwestern Arkansas some fifty miles east of Fort Smith. Ig. Chisholm was born some time about the beginning of the Revolutionary War. We find him a grown man in 1797 when his father, Captain John Chisholm, sailed for England. Instructions had been left to deliver a certain important paper to John Chisholm, but in case of his absence the paper was to be delivered to "Ig. Chisholm, the Captain's son."

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Ignatius Chisholm's Timeline

1777
1777
Tennessee, United States
1805
1805
Age 28
Meigs County, Tennessee, United States
1805
Age 28
Meigs County, Tennessee, United States
1810
1810
Age 33
Arkansas, United States
1812
1812
Age 35
1813
1813
Age 36
1814
1814
Age 37
1821
1821
Age 44
1837
1837
Age 60
Maine, United States