Jesse Chandler

Maleabout 1813–

Brief Life History of Jesse

When Jesse Chandler was born about 1813, in Ohio, United States, his father, David Chandler III, was 39 and his mother, Hannah Abbott, was 40. He married Charlotte Newberry in 1841. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Pike, Pike, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Barry, Pike, Illinois, United States in 1870.

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Jesse Chandler
Charlotte Newberry
Marriage: 1841
Charles Chandler
Charlotte Ellen Chandler
John Chandler

Sources (12)

  • Jesse Chandler, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jesse Chandler, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Jesse Chandler in entry for Charlotte Ellen Scott, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 6

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

    Age 23

    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.


    Age 33

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): occupational name for a maker and seller of candles, from Anglo-Norman French chandeler ‘maker or seller of candles’ (Old French chandelier, Late Latin candelarius, a derivative of candela ‘candle’). While a medieval chandler no doubt made and sold other articles beside candles, the extended sense of modern English chandler does not occur until the 16th century. The name may also, more rarely, have denoted someone who was responsible for the lighting arrangements in a large house, or else one who owed rent in the form of wax or candles.

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

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