Arthur Carlyle Chesley

Male15 January 1862–

Brief Life History of Arthur Carlyle

When Arthur Carlyle Chesley was born on 15 January 1862, in Middleton, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, Charles Hill Chesley, was 33 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Landers, was 25. He lived in Truro, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1871.

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Charles Hill Chesley
Mary Elizabeth Landers
Edith Maria Chesley
James Chesley
Frederick Wilmot Chesley
Alice Maud Chesley
Arthur Carlyle Chesley
Herbert Beala Chesley
James Lewis Chesley

Sources (3)

  • Arthur Chesley in household of Charles Chesley, "Canada Census, 1871"
  • Arthur Carlyle Chesley, "Nova Scotia, Births and Baptisms, 1702-1896"
  • Arthur Carlyle Chesley, "United States Passport Applications, 1795-1925"

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


Age 7


1909 · First Canadian Flight

Age 47

The Silver Dart was the first recorded flight in Canada. It took off from Baddeck, Nova Scotia, on February 23, 1909, and was piloted by John Alexander Douglas McCurdy.

Name Meaning

English: from Chearsley (Buckinghamshire), early recorded as Cherdesle or Chardesleye.

Possibly an Americanized form of German Schüssler (see Schuessler ).

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

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