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  • Alexander Samuel Chestnut (1672 - 1749)
    The older and preferred spelling is "Chesnut" (without a medial t and with a final single t ), which is the spelling used in the original King James Bible. Some people believe that the name is an Angli...
  • Elizabeth Edwards (1801 - 1887)
  • Esther Serena Williams (1797 - 1822)
  • Margaret Jane Chestnut / Chesnut (1813 - 1861)
    some one confused her with Margaret Shaver Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1964 Name: Margaret Chesnut [ Margaret Mckee] Gender: Female Race: White Death Age: 49 Birth Date: abt 1812 Birth...
  • Sally Ruth McFadden (1793 - 1865)
    1850 United States Federal Census Name Ruth McFaddan Age 57 Birth Year abt 1793 Birthplace Kentucky Home in 1850 Laurel, Kentucky, USA Gender Female Family Number 189 Household Members ...

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