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About John Chesnut

some one has made his wife - Margaret Shaver dates are incorrect.

son of Abraham T. CHESNUT and Esther EVANS McKee/Chesnut history, compiled by others ( is now rather well known).

1. Margaret Jane MCKEE (William "Will" MCKEE1) was born 29 JAN 1813 in London, Laurel, KY, and died 12 SEP 1855. She married John CHESNUT 01 JAN 1829 in Laurel Co., KY, son of Abraham T. CHESNUT and Esther EVANS. He was born 12 FEB 1805 in Laurel Co., KY, and died 31 MAY 1878 in Laurel Co., KY.

   

Children of Margaret Jane MCKEE and John CHESNUT are:

  • 2 i. William CHESNUT was born ABT 1831 in Prob. Laurel Co., KY.
  • 3 ii. Abraham CHESNUT was born ABT 1833 in Prob. Laurel Co., KY, and died 10 SEP 1859. He married Elizabeth "Lizzie" BUSH 17 APR 1852, daughter of George A. BUSH and Margaret GIBSON. She was born ABT 1835.
  • 4 iii. Esther H. "Hettie" CHESNUT was born ABT 1835 in Prob. Laurel Co., KY.
  • + 5 iv. Arabella Evaline CHESNUT was born 08 JUN 1838 in Laurel Co., KY, and died 19 MAR 1908 in London, Laurel, KY.
  • 6 v. Evan Kincaid CHESNUT was born ABT 1840 in Prob. Laurel Co., KY. He married Sarah "Sallie" PEARL 23 MAR 1865 in Laurel Co., KY, daughter of Alexander PEARL and Malinda Myra BLACK.
  • 7 vi. George VanLear CHESNUT was born ABT 1845 in Prob. Laurel Co., KY.
  • 8 vii. John CHESNUT was born ABT 1848 in Laurel Co., KY, and died BEF 1860 in Died Young.
  • 9 viii. Lucinda CHESNUT was born 1849 in Laurel Co., KY, and died BEF 1860.
  • + 10 ix. Robert M. CHESNUT was born NOV 1852 in Prob. Laurel Co., KY, and died 28 AUG 1903 in of consumption, at home of Barton Baker, Laurel, KY.
  • 11 x. Amanda Elizabeth CHESNUT was born ABT 1855. She married Jasper WATTS 13 MAY 1873 in Laurel Co., KY.
  • 12 xi. Margaret CHESNUT was born ABT 1858 in KY.

NOTE: it is said that they had 14 children, several of whom died young children presumably unnamed



            
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John Chesnut's Timeline

1805
February 12, 1805
Laurel co., Ky.
1831
1831
Age 25
Prob. Laurel Co., KY
1833
1833
Age 27
Prob. Laurel Co., KY
1836
March 13, 1836
Age 31
Laurel Co, KY
1838
June 8, 1838
Age 33
Laurel Co., KY
1841
1841
Age 35
KY
1845
1845
Age 39
Prob. Laurel Co., KY.
1848
1848
Age 42
Laurel Co., KY
1849
1849
Age 43
Laurel Co., KY
1852
November 1852
Age 47
Prob. Laurel Co., KY