Robert Chalfant

Maleabout 1747–

Brief Life History of Robert

When Robert Chalfant was born about 1747, in Delaware Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, his father, Thomas Chalfant, was 19 and his mother, Margaret Green, was 23. He married Rachel Walter on 19 May 1774, in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons.

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Robert Chalfant
Rachel Walter
Marriage: 19 May 1774
Abel Chalfant
Robert Chalfant

Sources (26)

  • Robert Chalfant in entry for Robert Chalfant, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • Robert Chalfant, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"
  • Robert Chalfant, "Delaware Vital Records, 1650-1974"

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  • Marriage
    19 May 1774Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States
  • Children (2)

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    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Chalfont, a habitational name from either of two places in Buckinghamshire, Chalfont Saint Giles and Chalfont St. Peter, named with Old English cealf ‘calf’ + funta ‘spring’.

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

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