Chambers, John

Male Abt 1795 - 1855  (~ 60 years)


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  • Name Chambers, John  [1
    Born Abt 1795  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1 Jul 1821  Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name Date Age Gender Port of Arrival Country of Origin Destination
      Agnes Chambers 1 Jul 1821 62 F Oswegatchie, NY IRE PA
      Alexander Chambers 1 Jul 1821 60 M Oswegatchie, NY IRE PA
      Maria Chambers 1 Jul 1821 30 F Oswegatchie, NY IRE PA
      James Chambers 1 Jul 1821 30 M Oswegatchie, NY IRE PA
      Hannah Chambers 1 Jul 1821 28 F Oswegatchie, NY IRE PA
      John Chambers 1 Jul 1821 28 M Oswegatchie, NY IRE PA
      Susannah Chambers 1 Jul 1821 24 F Oswegatchie, NY IRE PA
      Matthew Chambers 1 Jul 1821 21 M Oswegatchie, NY IRE PA
      Agnes Chambers 1 Jul 1821 5 F Oswegatchie, NY IRE PA
      Elisa Chambers 1 Jul 1821 3 F Oswegatchie, NY IRE PA
      Mary Ann Chambers 1 Jul 1821 3 F Oswegatchie, NY IRE PA
      Letty Chambers 1 Jul 1821 1 F Oswegatchie, NY IRE PA
      Alexander Chambers 1 Jul 1821 1 M Oswegatchie, NY IRE PA
    Census 1830  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 

    • 1830 United States Federal Census
      about John Chambers
      Name: John Chambers
      Home in 1830: Pittsburgh South Ward, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
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      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 2
      Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 5
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 7
      Total - All Persons : 7
    Census 1840  Lower St. Clair, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1840 United States Federal Census
      about John Chambers
      Name: John Chambers
      Township: Lower St Clair
      County: Allegheny
      State: Pennsylvania
      Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 2
      Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49: 1
      Total - All Persons : 4
      Persons Employed in Manufacture and Trade: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 2
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 4
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 4
    Census 1850  Baldwin Township, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Farmer, Baldwin Township, Age 55,
      Eliza Ann Chambers Baldwin, Allegheny, PA abt 1835 Pennsylvania
      Jane Chambers Baldwin, Allegheny, PA abt 1812 Pennsylvania
      John Chambers Baldwin, Allegheny, PA abt 1795 Ireland
      Susan Chambers Baldwin, Allegheny, PA abt 1800 Ireland
      State:PA
      Year:1850
      County:Allegheny County
      Record Type:Federal Population Schedule
      Township:Baldwin Township
      Page:133
      Database:PA 1850 Federal Census Index
      Chambers, John
      State:PennsylvaniaYear:1850
      County:AlleghenyRoll: M432_747
      Township:Baldwin TwpPage: 133
      Image:269
    Will 11 Oct 1854  Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Leaving 52 Acres To Daughter Mary Ann, In Vol. XII of the Allegheny County Archives there is a will recorded on June 6, 1860, for John Chambers of Chartiers Township. The abstract lists his relatives as wife Jane, daughters Mary Ann Agnew, Letitia Donaldson, sister Susan Chambers, nephew Alexander Chambers , witnesses James Chambers, W.J. Howard Jr. Executor James B. Murray. This entry appears to establish that John, Susan, James, and Matthew also had a brother Alexander. dated October 11, 1854, recorded June 6, 1860.
    Property 29 Dec 1854  Baldwin Township, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Conveyed 52 Acres In Baldwin Township To John Agnew
    Cause of Death 1855  Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Kick From His Horse
    Occupation farmer 
    Residence 1855  Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Washington Road near Sansbury Tavern, Washington Rd. is now Arlington Ave., also portion of Carson St.
      1860 census:
      Name: B Sansbury
      Age in 1860: 48
      Birth Year: abt 1812
      Birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Home in 1860: South Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
      Gender: Male
      Post Office: Buchanan
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      B Sansbury 48 tavernkeeper
      Margaret Sansbury 39
      Mary Sansbury 7
      George Sansbury 4
      Thomas Sansbury 10.12
      Sharlotte Brawdy 17
      1872 directory: Sansberry Margaret, boarding house, third n Railroad
      Name: Margaret Wide Davis
      Home in 1880: Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
      Age: 59
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1821
      Birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Relation to Head of Household: Self
      Father's birthplace: Ireland
      Mother's birthplace: Ireland
      Occupation: Dress Maker
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Margaret Wide Davis 59
      Mary Sansbury 27
      Alvin Sansbury 9
      Title: Pittsburgh and Allegheny directory 1898.
      Author: R.L. Polk & Co.
      Sansbury Margaret, wid Benjamin, 437 Independent
      " Margaret, wid George, 97 River av
      1900 census
      Name: Margarette Sansburry
      Home in 1900: Pittsburgh Ward 35, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
      439 Independence Street
      Age: 79
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1821
      Birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Relationship to head-of-house: Head
      Race: White
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Margarette Sansburry 79
      Mary Sansburry 47
      Abraham C Sansburry 17
    _UID 3C9F2DF38B484DF6A0C2CADFD525CFEBD0D3 
    Died 10 Dec 1855  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I1387  Buyer, Stier and Related Families
    Last Modified 22 May 2016 

    Father Chambers, Alexander I,   b. Abt 1761, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1 Jul 1821  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Mother Agnes,   b. Abt 1761, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1 Jul 1821  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    _UID F2E6A3379CC94936B35141BB0C7B5532A47B 
    Documents
    Chambers Alexander family passenger list 1821.pdf
    Chambers Alexander family passenger list 1821.pdf
    Headstones
    Chambers Allegheny Cemetery Interment Cards
    Chambers Allegheny Cemetery Interment Cards
    Family ID F469  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Richardson, Jane,   b. 1800, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1889, Scott Twp., Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married Sep 1840-Dec 1855  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID 10482E69F094492E8C741E81DB9166449F19 
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2002 
    Family ID F468  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Hanna,   b. Abt 1788, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1840  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Married Bef 1820  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID DFE5A1668D564331891719E71F897E5E466F 
    Children 
     1. Chambers, Mary Ann,   b. 1820, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1889, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Chambers, Lethea,   b. Abt 1820, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Feb 1849  (Age ~ 29 years)
     3. Chambers, Elisabeth,   b. Abt 1822, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1840  (Age ~ 18 years)
     4. Chambers, John
    Headstones
    Agnew Plot at South Side
    Agnew Plot at South Side
    Plot: section G-2
    Agnew Plot
    Agnew Plot
    Plot: section G2
    Histories
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    Pittsburgh Family Locations-Agnew,…
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2005 
    Family ID F2160  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1795 - Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Bef 1820 - Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1 Jul 1821 - Ogdensburg, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1830 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1840 - Lower St. Clair, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1850 - Baldwin Township, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 11 Oct 1854 - Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty - 29 Dec 1854 - Baldwin Township, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCause of Death - 1855 - Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1855 - Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Sep 1840-Dec 1855 - Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Dec 1855 - Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
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  • News
    Chambers John Obituary
    Chambers John Obituary
    Dec. 12, 1855 Pittsburgh Gazette
    Chambers John estate administration.jpg
    Chambers John estate administration.jpg
    Chambers John accident Pitts Daily Gazette Advertiser Feb 19 1851
    Chambers John accident Pitts Daily Gazette Advertiser Feb 19 1851
    Chambers John estate Pitts Daily Gazette Advertiser Nov 11 1859
    Chambers John estate Pitts Daily Gazette Advertiser Nov 11 1859
    Chambers John estate sale
    Chambers John estate sale
    Pittsburg Gazette Dec. 16, 1857
    Chambers John sawmill Daily Morning Post Dec 5 1849
    Chambers John sawmill Daily Morning Post Dec 5 1849
    Chambers John sawmill partnership Daily Morning Post May 18 1844
    Chambers John sawmill partnership Daily Morning Post May 18 1844
    Chambers John weighmaster Pitts Daily Gazette Advertiser Jan 19 1854
    Chambers John weighmaster Pitts Daily Gazette Advertiser Jan 19 1854
    Chambers John weighmaster Pitts Daily Gazette Advertiser Sept 2 1853
    Chambers John weighmaster Pitts Daily Gazette Advertiser Sept 2 1853

  • Sources 
    1. [S45] American Glass, McKearin, Helen and George S., (1941, Crown Publishers, New York), Gong's handwritten note, [Q:3].

    2. [S625] Pittsburgh Gazette.