Judith Chastain

Brief Life History of Judith

When Judith Chastain was born on 5 January 1734, in Goochland, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, Pierre Chastain Jr, was 27 and her mother, mildred Archer, was 25. She had at least 5 sons and 6 daughters with Joseph Carter Jr. She died on 25 July 1814, in Buckingham, Virginia, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Buckingham, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Carter Jr
1732–1814
Judith Chastain
1734–1814
Elijah Richard Carter
1754–1812
Joseph Carter III
1760–1845
Elizabeth B Carter
1762–1820
Nancy Carter
1768–1831
John D Carter
1758–1841
Mary Carter
1759–1816
Priscilla W. Carter
1763–1843
Ammon Carter Sr.
1765–1851
Phoebe Carter
1768–
Judith Carter
1770–1816
Elijah Carter
1771–1812

Sources (9)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Judith Chastain - Published information: Family genealogies: birth-name: Judith Chastain
  • US and International Marriage Records 1560-1900 for Judith Chastain
  • Judith Chastain Carter, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (5)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.

1775

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."

1776

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Name Meaning

French:

(southern): variant of Chastang .

nickname from Old French chastain ‘chestnut’ (a nut), possibly for someone with chestnut-colored hair. Compare Chasteen , Chesteen , Chastine , and Shasteen .

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

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