Chester Pinney

26 July 1785–25 June 1861 (Age 75)
Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Chester

When Chester Pinney was born on 26 July 1785, in Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Abner Pinney, was 35 and his mother, Ruth Gillette, was 33. He married Lucretia Thompson on 15 July 1810, in Franklin, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Sharon, Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States in 1850. He died on 25 June 1861, in Worthington, Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Chester Pinney
1785–1861
Ruth Irvine
1780–1860
Abigail Pinney
1810–1888
Edward Pinney
1812–1885
Eleazer Pinney
1813–1890
Aaron Pinney
1815–1887
Elizabeth Pinney
1816–
Margaret Pinney
1818–1893
Abraham Pinney
1820–1892

Spouse and Children

    Male1785–1861Male

    Ruth Irvine

    Female1780–1860Female

children

(7)

    Abigail Pinney

    Female1810–1888Female

    Edward Pinney

    Male1812–1885Male

    Eleazer Pinney

    Male1813–1890Male

    Aaron Pinney

    Male1815–1887Male

    Elizabeth Pinney

    Female1816–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 1

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1788 · Connecticut Becomes the 5th State

Age 3

Connecticut became a state on January 9, 1788. In 1650, before it was a state, the boundary of Connecticut ran north from the westside of Greenwich Bay and the coast of the Pacific Ocean. During the 1600s, Westmoreland County was in Connecticut when the boundaries were changed Westmoreland County went to Pennsylvania.
1808

Age 23

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant of Penny .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Chester Pinney, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Chester Pinney, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Chester Pinney, "Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958"

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