John Peck Chidester

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John Peck Chidester

Birthplace: Somerfield Township,Monroe,Michigan,USA
Death: January 10, 1897 (65)
Immediate Family:

Son of John Madison Chidester and Mary Josephine Chidester
Husband of Susannah Chidester
Father of John Joy Chidester; Eveline Sproul; Emeline Chidester and Loderna E. Rubey
Brother of Eunice Emily Harmon; David C Chidester; Joshual Parker Chidester; Mary Esther Snow; Willard Darwin Chidester and 2 others

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About John Peck Chidester

Birth 23 Dec 1831 Monroe County, Michigan, USA Death 10 Jan 1897 Washington, Washington County, Utah, USA Burial Washington City Cemetery Washington, Washington County, Utah, USA Memorial ID 52342

Father: John Madison Chidester (1809-1893) Mother:Mary Parker (1809-1879)

Born Dec. 23, 1831, Somerfield, Monroe County, Mich. Came to Utah 1850.

Married Susan Foy (1831-1902) Oct. 23, 1851, Salt Lake City (daughter of Thomas B. Foy and Catherine Fink, pioneers of 1851).

She was born April 4, 1831, Wheatfield, Indiana County, Pa. Their children: John Foy b. Feb. 2, 1853, m. Almina Worthen; Susan Emma, m. George C. Dewey; Lodena Elizabeth, m. Amasa A. Ruby; Mary Catharine and Edgar, died; Emeline, m. Samuel Stewart; Evaline, m. Andrew Sprow1. Jr.; Myron, m. Sarah Ann Jackson. Family home Washington, Utah.

Bishop's counselor. Veteran Black Hawk Indian war. Carpenter and farmer.

(Info provided by Michelle)


1880 United States Federal Census

Name: John P. Chidester Home in 1880: Washington, Washington, Utah Age: 48 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1832 Birthplace: Michigan Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head) Spouse's Name: Susan Neighbors: View others on page Occupation: Farmer Marital Status: Married Race: White Gender: Male

Household Members: Name Age John P. Chidester 48 Susan Chidester 49 Miron Chidester 18 Emiline Chidester 12 Eveline Chidester 12 Lucenda Chidester 9

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John Peck Chidester's Timeline

December 23, 1831
Somerfield Township,Monroe,Michigan,USA
February 2, 1853
Palmyra, Utah, Utah Territory, United States
February 18, 1868
February 18, 1868
Washington, Utah
January 10, 1897
Age 65