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Moody Cheney

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Moody Cheney

Posted: 15 Jan 2008 7:34AM GMT
Classification: Query
I am seeking any information available regarding Moody Cheney, my g.g. grandfather. The only information we have is that he was born about 1790, apparently in upper VT. He married a Whitney (Alice?) and had 4 or 5 children including Royal Cheney (my g. grandfather). Royal Cheney seems to have married 4 or 5 times, initially in the VT region, but eventually moving west. Royal's son Arthur Cheney reported that the family lived in or around Derby Line, VT, and that they had family up around the Moody Beach area of Maine.

There is a family story about a land grant that was somehow lost or taken, and also oral history suggesting that family members were involved in the revolutionary war.

A reference in Pope's history of Cheney's indicates that he knew of Royal Cheney, but that Royal did not have any defnite connection with the Massachusetts Cheneys Pope documents so well.

I'd appreciate any information any one might have regarding this family.

SubjectAuthorDate Posted
ear14 15 Jan 2008 2:34PM GMT 
m_lupico 30 Jan 2008 2:33PM GMT 
checheney63 5 Mar 2013 10:09PM GMT 
ch3n3y3 7 Jun 2013 7:45PM GMT 
checheney63 3 Sep 2013 2:19AM GMT 
shutrbuglin 4 Sep 2013 11:59PM GMT 
checheney63 6 Sep 2013 3:22AM GMT 
lala mama 22 Oct 2013 4:14AM GMT 
ch3n3y3 6 Nov 2013 9:29PM GMT 
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