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James Chittum, b. ca 1779 in VA (wife Sally?)

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James Chittum, b. ca 1779 in VA (wife Sally?)

Carl (View posts)
Posted: 2 Jun 2002 3:51PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: CHITTUM, HOUSEHOLDER
I have seen a variety of messages indicating that a James Chittum -- with a specific 1778 birth date -- married Sally Richardson in 1802 and had a clearly defined list of children, including the Sally Chittum who married Joshua Householder in Rockbridge Co. VA on 1 Aug 1816.

Is anyone aware of what specific records there are that actually document this family -- or is just this one of those e-genealogies that seem to come into being on their own?

I am most interested in learning what actual evidence there is for this particular node in the Chittum families. Is there a James Chittum/Sally Richardson marriage record somewhere?

There certainly is a Sally Chittum/Joshua Householder record in Rockbridge, and that record shows a father named James for Sally. Does anyone know what the evidence is that the 1778 James Chittum is THE James Chittum (the same James Chittum) named as father of Sally -- and what evidence there is to show a fuller child list for the known father James Chittum?

Thanks! --Carl
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Carl 2 Jun 2002 9:51PM GMT 
lmchittum 12 Apr 2004 11:57PM GMT 
Carl 13 Apr 2004 12:14AM GMT 
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