John Chainey

about 1725–
Maryland, British Colonial America

The Life of John

John Chainey was born about 1725, in Maryland, British Colonial America. He married Mary about 1745, in Maryland, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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John Chainey
Marriage: about 1745
Mary Chaney
John Chainey

Spouse and Children

about 1745
Maryland, British Colonial America



    John Chainey


Name Meaning

1 French: topographic name from a derivative of charne, a dialect variant of Old French charme ‘hornbeam’, ‘witch elm’.2 Americanized spelling of Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) Czarny .

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

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  • John Cheney in entry for John Cheney, "Maryland Births and Christenings, 1650-1995"

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