David A Chafin

29 April 1847–
Russell, Virginia, United States

The Life of David A

When David A Chafin was born on 29 April 1847, in Russell, Virginia, United States, his father, Oliver Brooks Chafin, was 31 and his mother, Rebecca Jessee, was 22. He married Nancy J. Hamilton on 19 March 1871, in Lewis, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Russell, Russell, Virginia, United States in 1850 and Magisterial District 5, Fleming, Kentucky, United States in 1900. He was buried in Mills, Knox, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

David A Chafin
1847–
Nancy J. Hamilton
1843–1877
Marriage: 19 March 1871
Lelie Chafin
1872–1904
Charles Chafin
1873–1898
John Edward Chafin
1874–1943

Spouse and Children

    Male1847–Male

    Nancy J. Hamilton

    Female1843–1877Female

MARRIAGE
19 March 1871
Lewis, Kentucky, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Oliver Brooks Chafin

    Male1816–1885Male

    Female1824–1885Female

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 3

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1863

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 34

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Chaffin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • David Chafin in household of Oliver Chafin, "United States Census, 1860"
  • David A Chafin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • David Chafin in household of Oliver Chafin, "United States Census, 1850"

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