John "Hickory John" Chisam

Male 1780 - 1855  (74 years)


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  • Name John "Hickory John" Chisam 
    Alt Birth 30 Nov 1779  Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Born 30 Nov 1780  York County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 0___ 1855  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Buried Chisam Cemetery, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Person ID I34185  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2017 

    Father John "Blind John" Chisholm,   b. 1 Jan 1756, Amelia County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1829, Marion, Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Sarah Harris,   b. 0___ 1756, York County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1848, Sparta, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years) 
    Married 0___ 1774  Tryon, Polk County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    Family ID F6042  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Ann "Polly" Harris,   b. 23 Feb 1782, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1869, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 0___ 1804  Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Preston Chisum,   b. 0___ 1808, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Overton DeWeese Chisam,   b. 11 Feb 1811, (White County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1883, Walling, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     3. John Hickory Chisum, Jr.,   b. 0___ 1814, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 1863, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years)
     4. William M. Chisam,   b. 7 Dec 1822, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1905, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F12552  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsAlt Birth - 30 Nov 1779 - Spartanburg County, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Nov 1780 - York County, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 0___ 1804 - Spartanburg County, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 0___ 1855 - White County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Chisam Cemetery, White County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Birth: Nov. 30, 1779
      Spartanburg County
      South Carolina, USA
      Death: 1855
      White County
      Tennessee, USA


      Family links:
      Spouse:
      Mary Ann Harris Chisam (1782 - 1891)

      Children:
      Overton D Chisam (1811 - 1883)*
      John H. Chisam (1816 - 1863)*
      William M Chisam (1822 - 1905)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Chisam Cemetery
      White County
      Tennessee, USA

      Created by: Graveyard Shift
      Record added: Apr 20, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 51411260

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  • Sources 
    1. [S10867] "John "Hickory" Chisam", Profile, abstracted, recorded & uploaded to this website, Thursday, April 20th, 2017, by David.

    2. [S47191] Julia Bond | 31 Dec 2012 | jabond7@cox.net | her research can be viewed on http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/8217770/family.

    3. [S53222] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=chisam&GSfn=john&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=45&GScntry=4&GSob=n&.

    4. [S50532] http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/p/a/c/Rebecca-J-Pacey/FILE/0037page.html.

    5. [S1677] "The Fisher Line - Nicholas Fisher's Descendants:1730-1980", Compiled by, p. 41 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S47223] http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/8217770/person/-981390833.

    7. [S9839] "Tennesseans in the Revolutionary War, White County, Tennessee", http://www.tngenweb.org/revwar/counties/white.htm, revi.