Richard Cheney Junior (the Younger)

#5==Richard, Jr, Cheney son of (Richard the Younger) b. 10-28-1721
listed as 55 yrs old census of 1776 St Johns and Prince
Georges Parishes AA County MARYLAND with ANNE CHENEY(AGE 70 living there)
???and another woman age 44 probably wife, SUSANNA idibp332 1790
estate distributed 3-16-1793
MARRIED: SUSANNA born 1732 age 44 1776 census
With this family the Spelling of Cheney changed to Chaney Richard the younger jr. is referred to as Cheney and Chaney.
some of the children kept the Cheney Spelling and some are Chaney. Census takers and tax officials often spelled the names differently and the name stuck as such.
Richard Chaneys estate was distributed 3-16-1793

***copy*** heirs: Thomas Towles, who married dau Sarah.
Hezekiah Cheney, son...William Marsh who married dau Mary...
Michael Dunn who m dau Elizabeth..Nathaniel Hancock who
married dau Sophia..Thomas Cheney,
son...Abel Cheney..son..James Holmes who married dau Delilah..
Greenbury Gray, who married dau Susannah..Dennis Robinson
who married dau. AA county district MARYLAND. Abel
was administrator of the estate.
Richard listed AA county md Towneck. MSA
1783 Aldriges beginning and Suttons Choice 150 acres of land

Richard the younger jr's and Susanna's children:
  1. #1 child of Richard and Susanna
    #6==1... HEZEKIAH CHANEY SR. b. 1742 AA co. Maryland d. 1812 Wythe Co VA listed in 1776 census with Eleanor Chaney b 1749 age 27.
    ( 1) female slave 34 and 1 under 16, 2 female whites and one male white.
    ****have copy of listing of 1776 census


    #6==2.. ABEL CHANEY b. 1746 aa co md. m. Ruth Johnson 3-17-1785
    administered his fathers estate AA co md.

    #6==3.. SARAH SUSANNA CHANEY b. 1748...married thomas rowles

    #6==4.. ANNE CHANEY b. 1752..Married Dennis Robinson

    #6==5.. ELIZABETH CHANEY b. 1753...Married Michael Dunn

    #6==6.. SOPHIA CHENEY (CHANEY)..b. 1755...Married Nathaniel Hancock

    #6==7.. THOMAS GREENBURY CHANEY b..1756 MARRIED Eliza Sunderland m 4-27-1779
    st james parish aa co md
    MARRIED:#2 Sharlotta Connaway b 1773 Russell co va
    what happened to eliza sunderland???there are 3 Thomas Greenbury CHANEYS here:

    in census children possibly living with grandparents and
    thomas g b 1816 the father of Abner, Nancy, Harvey, Armita,
    Thomas Greenbury jr.
    1. 7 1...Thomas Greenbury Chaney ii b: 1816 Wythe co va died:
      1898 salem, morgan county ky, buried: salem cemetery
      morgan county ky.
      m :sophia campbell b 1818 married: 2-23-1834, pike
      died: 1886 salem, morgan county ky. these are all
      listed with names, ages, children where born
      in 1850 pike co ky census:pike reel-m432-217p43
      Listed age 36 household# 66 farmer $500 born in va.
      wife Sophia age 32 born in Kentucky".
      click here to see photos of thombstones of Thomas and Sophia

      these children listed as Thomas Sr's
      all living in same home:
      children of Thomas G.Chaney and Sophia
      8 1...abner james b 1835 pike died: 8-1912 morgan co ky.
      listed in 1850 Pike County Ky census age 15 in home of Thomas G and Sophia
      8 2...john w.chaney b: 1837 listed age 13 in 1850 Pike County Census in home of parents, Thomas G. and Sophia
      8 3...charles nelson chaney b: 1839
      8 4...nancy jane chaney b 1840 pike
      8 5...harvey george chaney b 1844 pike d: 2-29-1916 salem, morgan
      listed age 6 in 1850 Pike County ky census

      click here to see photo of dr harvey g"s gravestone

      died: 5-17-1916 salem, morgan county ky buried: salem
      cemetery, morgan county ky.
      children:of harvey george chaney

      1. 9 1...bell chaney
        9 2...mary lou (mary e.) chaney
        married: ? bustirk
        9 3...melissa chaney
        9 4...john morrison chaney b: 3-16-1863 pike county ky
        died: 7-26-1930 mt sterling montgomery co ky
        buried: salem cemetery.i have record of this family up to 1982.
        9 5...eliza jane chaney b 3-20-1868 d 6-26-1936
        m: george washington rose 11-1888
        9 6...nelson patrick chaney b 4-26 1870 d 1944 buried salem
        married lillie b 1876 died 1954 buried salem
        9 7...harvey b chaney (harlan) b 2-20-1878 morgan county ky
        d 2-1959 morgan county buried: salem cemetery
        maried: nora wilson b 1885

    2. 8 6...mary arminta (minty) b 1846 pike m:ferral thacker
      listed in 1850 Pike County Census age 4
      8 7...thomas greenbury jr chaney b 1848 pike co ky
      died: 1-6-1930 morgan county ky: buried salem cemetery
      morgan county ky
      lsited in 1850 Pike County Ky census age 2 son of Thomas G and Sophia
      married:#1 victoria billiter married #2 ann price
      married #3 emily wilkson b 1853 married 1876 died 1949
      buried salem cemetery, morgan county ky

      children:of thomas greenbury listed in old regular baptist church rolls
      1. 9 1...jim chaney b 1885 pike
        9 2...john christopher b 2-28-1877 d 11-26-1962
        married alice

      1. 10 1...thomas(tommy) chaney
        10 2...garfield chaney
        10 chaney
        10 4...warren g chaney
        10 5...corbett chaney
        10 6...pricey ann chaney
        10 7...zelphia chaney all members of old regular
        baptist church

      8 8...victoria pricey chaney b? married:reuben thacker 8 9..susannah (susie) chaney b 1855 pike county ky
      married: william c. justice
      8 10..james "jent: chaney b 1860 died 1862 buried salem
      8 11..colbert chaney b 1864 pike county di 1896 buried salem
      married: rachel wilkson b 1868 m 1883 morgan county
      d: 1957 buried salem cemetery, morgan county ky

  2. continuing: richard chaney the younger jr's children:
    #6==8...DELILAH CHANEY..b..1758..married james holmes in will

    #6==9...RUTH CHANEY..b..1760..married ? johnson in will

    #6==10..MARY CHANEY..b..1762..married Marsh Williams in will

    #6==11..SUSANNA CHANEY b. 1770 married Greenbury Gray 8-23-1789in will

    #6==12..EZEKIEL CHANEY b 1772 m mary balzel 9-6-1794 aa co md


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