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Col Achilles Chinn
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Birth: Nov. 20, 1786
Maysville
Mason County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 1854
Shelbyville
Shelby County
Kentucky, USA

Parents: Christopher Chinn and Mildred "Milly" Tandy

Wives: 8 May 1810 Hulda Parker Chinn, his 1st cousin, and daughter of his uncle John Chinn
27 Mar 1828 Drucilla Winn Chinn, sister of Hulda
27 Sep 1831 Betsey Davis Timberlake Baylor
23 Apr 1839 Dorothy Longest Stewart

Children of Achilles and Hulda Chinn: Mark Chinn, Julia Ann Chinn, Mildred H. Chinn, Gabriel T. Chinn, Evaline R. Chinn, Hulda John Chinn, Hector A. Chinn.

Child of Achilles and Drucilla Chinn: John Chinn

Children of Achilles and Dorothy Chinn: Charles Chinn, Henry Clay Chinn

Served as a sergeant in 4th Regiment (Mountjoy's) Mounted, Kentucky Volunteers, War of 1812, but is identified as Col. A Chinn on his tombstone.

One of the first members of the new Campbellite sect Disciples of Christ (Christian Church) in Shelbyville, KY, in 1830.

Achilles Chinn was buried in the cemetery that is now on the grounds of the Shelbyville Library. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Dorothy Longest Stewart Chinn (1797 - 1884)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Shelbyville Cemetery
Shelby County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Linda Lipkind
Record added: Feb 03, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104556605
Col Achilles Chinn
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Col Achilles Chinn
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Col Achilles Chinn
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