PIONEER CHENEY FAMILY




1.  CALEB CHENEY (son of ELIPHALET and MARY (ELA) CHENEY) was
born 7 Sep 1781.  He died at Antwerp, Jefferson County, on 22 Aug 1845.

He married about 1809 at Antwerp

RACHEL RAVEN who was the daughter of PETER and RACHEL (GROOM)
RAVEN.  She was born 24 May 1791 in Vermont and died 12 Sep 1839 at
Antwerp.  They had seven children.

Children, CHENEY:

+   2     i   DAVID CHENEY married BETSY (---)

+   3    ii   CATHERINE MARIA CHENEY married BENJAMIN FRANKLIN 
              LYNDE, son of ELLIOTT and HANNAH (WALKER) LYNDE  

+   4   iii   MARY BRADFORD CHENEY married JOHN RICKERSON, son of 
              GUY CARLETON and ELIZABETH (---) RICKERSON

    5    iv   ELIPHALET CHENEY

    6     v   JOHN W. CHENEY married ALICE (---)

    7    vi   SOPHIA F. CHENEY married ROYAL HULL

+   8   vii   CHARLES CHENEY married SARAH ALICE COLLINS   


2.  DAVID CHENEY (son of CALEB and RACHEL (RAVEN) CHENEY) was
born 1805 at Tunbridge, Vermont.  He died 11 Dec 1864 at Antwerp.

He married 3 Nov 1831 at Antwerp, Jefferson County

BETSY (---), who was born c1806

Children, CHENEY:

    9     i   MARTIN M. CHENEY

   10    ii   HENRY CHENEY

   11   iii   ELBRIDGE CHENEY


3.  CATHERINE MARIA CHENEY (daughter of CALEB and RACHEL
(RAVEN) CHENEY) was born at Antwerp 12 Jul 1812.  She died 10 Oct 1884
at Antwerp.

She married 7 Oct 1832 at Antwerp

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN LYNDE, son of ELLIOTT and HANNAH (WALKER)
LYNDE of Antwerp.  He was born in 1808 and died in 1879.  

Children, LYNDE:

   12     i   ADOLPHUS LYNDE

   13    ii   WILLIAM P. LYNDE

   14   iii   EVALINE LYNDE

   15    iv   BENJAMIN F. LYNDE, Jr.

   16     v   ELLIOT W. LYNDE

   17    vi   FRANCIS LYNDE

   18   vii   ELIZABETH M. LYNDE


4.  MARY BRADFORD CHENEY (daughter of CALEB and RACHEL
(RAVEN) CHENEY) was born 8 Sep 1814 at Antwerp.  She died 3 Feb 1891 at
Hailsboro, NY.

She married 23 Jun 1831

JOHN RICKERSON, son of GUY CARLETON and ELIZABETH (---)
RICKERSON, who was born in 1808 and died in 1891.
    
Children, RICKERSON:

   19     i   AUSTIN BRADFORD RICKERSON

   20    ii   SHERMAN BARTHOLOMEW RICKERSON

   21   iii   WILLIAM RICKERSON

   22    iv   MARY SOPHIA RICKERSON

   23     v   CHARLES WILLIAM RICKERSON

   24    vi   GEORGE FAYETT RICKERSON

   25   vii   OLIVER EUGENE RICKERSON

   26  viii   HARRIET ELIZABETH RICKERSON


8.  CHARLES CHENEY (son of CALEB and RACHEL (RAVEN) CHENEY)
was born 29 Feb 1828 at Antwerp.  He died 25 Mar 1904 also at Antwerp. 

He married 

SARAH ALICE COLLINS, who was born in 1832 and died in 1915

Child, CHENEY:

   27     i   CHARLES CHENEY



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