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Washington Chaney
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Birth: Apr. 10, 1833
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 25, 1918
McKinney
Collin County
Texas, USA

I am in possession of a death certificate for Washington Chaney. The place of burial is listed as Forest Grove in McKinney. I have seen a copy of this same death certificate on ancestry.com. Waldo Chaney of McKinney was the informant. Washington's father's name is listed as Moses Chaney.

I have seen other records stating this man's name is George Washington Chaney. I obtained the death certificate from other relatives in Collin County doing research trying to find Wesley Adams Chaney's father's name.

I HOPE this man is my ancestor, but have never been able to tie him to my Great Grandfather, Wesley Adams Chaney. I have researched Washington Chaney on many censuses:

A few sources in ancestry.com list Washington Chaney as the father of Wesley Adams Chaney, but I have never found proof of this in census or birth and death records. It is quite interesting that they both lived in Collin County Tx.

I would love to see some definitive proof if anyone can present it. 
 
Burial:
Fitzhugh Cemetery
Forest Grove
Collin County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Billie Jasper
Record added: Feb 05, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 124657356
Washington Chaney
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I have this man as George Washington Chaney, son of Moses Chaney and Sarah Boren Chaney. He would not have been born in Missouri as Moses and brother James, did not come to Missouri until c.1855, bringing their mother Mary Garrison Chaney with them. Moses...(Read more)
- Ginger Donohue
 Added: Jul. 17, 2015

- Billie Jasper
 Added: Feb. 5, 2014
 
 
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