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John King Chenoweth
Birth: Jun. 15, 1846
Washington County
Tennessee, USA
Death: May 30, 1915
Healing Springs
Benton County
Arkansas, USA

AR Military Civil War: Confederacy Private in Company A of 1st Battery, Ark. Lt. Artillery Regiment, enlisted on Jan. 26, 1864, served until discharge Aug. 10, 1865 in Ft.Smith, Ark. On his claim for disability, due to war injuries, he is listed as: 45 years old, 5'6" Fair complexion, dark hair, blue eyes, farmer.

Oldest son of: Nelson H. and Sarah W. King Chenoweth

Brother of: Henry , Isaac Pierce, William, Mary Elizabeth, Joseph E., and Sarah Leona.


John's first wife: Mary Elizabeth Starnes m 07 July 1869 near Hindsville, Madison Co, Ark., their daughter: Martha Adaline "Addie"

John married Margaret J. "Meg" St.John (Coker) on Nov. 12, 1876 in Healing Springs, Ark.
Their children: Joseph Lester, married Iva March Garrison
Nelson E., married Eva Maude Poindexter
Jeff William, married Melvia Willie Hensley
Ida M., married William Pleas Abercrombie. Ida is buried at Thornsberry Cemetery near Tontitown.

John and his brother, Henry, ran a business together, the Chenoweth Brother's Farms.

Reba Chenoweth, John's 1st granddaughter really loved him. He petted her and was so good to her. She was 10 when he died. Reba still talked about him when she was an old woman,80 years later. 
 
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 Parents:
  Nelson Henry Chenoweth (1823 - 1879)
  Sarah W King Chenoweth (1823 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Jane St. John Chenoweth (1850 - 1931)
 
 Children:
  Martha Adaline Chenoweth Walls (1870 - 1937)*
  Joseph Lester Chenoweth (1878 - 1955)*
  Nelson E. Chenoweth (1881 - 1948)*
  Jeff William Chenoweth (1884 - 1966)*
  Ida Margaret Chenoweth Abercrombie (1887 - 1921)*
 
 Siblings:
  John King Chenoweth (1846 - 1915)
  Henry Nelson Chenoweth (1848 - 1903)*
  Isaac Pierce Chenoweth (1850 - 1921)*
  Mary Elizabeth Chenoweth Rucker (1853 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Those who knew them best
Loved them most
 
Burial:
Elm Springs Cemetery
Elm Springs
Washington County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Judy Owens Wright
Record added: Apr 10, 2008
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