James Chesterman

about 1807–
Bradford, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

James Chesterman was born about 1807, in Bradford, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom. He married Elizabeth Evans about 1829, in Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Somerset, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Twerton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

James Chesterman
Elizabeth Evans
Marriage: about 1829
Eliza Chesterman
Diana Chesterman
James Chesterman
Sarah Chesterman
Ester Chesterman
Martha Chesterman
Sophia Chesterman
Alfred Chesterman
John Chesterman
Mary Ann Chesterman

Spouse and Children

about 1829
Somerset, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (8)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 1

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.

Age 8

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Age 36

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

English: possibly a topographic name for someone who lived by a Roman fort, Old English ceaster, or a habitational name for someone from any of the places mentioned at Chester .

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

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Sources (3)

  • James Chesterman, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • James Chesterman, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • James Chesterman, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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