Arthur Erroll Cheney

15 November 1912–26 August 1965 (Age 52)
Carbon, Montana, United States

The Life of Arthur Erroll

When Arthur Erroll Cheney was born on 15 November 1912, in Carbon, Montana, United States, his father, Arthur Amos Cheney, was 40 and his mother, Edith Viola Lochridge, was 34. He married Virginia Helen Davis on 15 June 1941, in Yuma, Yuma, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 26 August 1965, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Erroll Cheney
Virginia Helen Davis
Marriage: 15 June 1941
Michael Charles CHENEY
Timothy John Cheney

Spouse and Children

15 June 1941
Yuma, Yuma, Arizona, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1919 · Oil is Discovered at Cat Creek

Age 7

Located near Petroleum and Garfield counties in Montana is Cat Creek . It was here in 1919, that oil was discovered

Age 15

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Chesney .2 French: habitational name from a place in Yonne, which takes its name from a Romano-Gallic estate, Caniacum ‘estate of a man named Canius’, from the Roman personal name + the locative suffix -acum.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (1)

  • Erell A Cheney in household of Arthur Cheney, "United States Census, 1920"

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