When Chester M. Church was born on 16 January 1864, in Liberty Township, Hardin, Ohio, United States, his father, James Nelson Church, was 30 and his mother, Eliza Ann Halsey, was 25. He married Hattie Bell Shaw on 30 October 1887, in Hardin, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Ohio, United States in 1939 and Ada, Hardin, Ohio, United States in 1939. He died on 19 February 1939, in Ada, Liberty Township, Hardin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Liberty Township, Hardin, Ohio, United States.
English: topographic name mostly found in southern and midland England, for someone who lived near a church, or possibly an occupational name for someone who worked at a church, such as a verger or sexton, from Middle English chirche ‘church’. The word comes from Old English cyrice, ultimately from medieval Greek kyrikon, for earlier kyriakōn (dōma) ‘(house) of the Lord’, from kyrios ‘lord’. Compare Kirk .
Americanized form (translation into English) of German Kirch .