|Birth: ||Aug. 20, 1834|
|Death: ||Apr. 25, 1897|
Son of William Henry Chichester and Jane Elliot Peyton.
Married Julia Sully April 14, 1860. Postwar he re-married November 13 1867: Agnes Robinson Moncure, daughter of Judge R.C.L. Moncure of Stafford County (Chief Justice of the Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals.)
Father of 5 sons, 2 daughters; one son, Richard Henry Lee Chichester, also became a Judge on the Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals.
In 1873, he was Superintendent of Fairfax County Schools. Later he became Judge, County Court of Fairfax.
Mason and a Vestryman in the Zion Episcopal Church in Fairfax, Va.
Residence Fairfax, Va.
Enlisted on 5/13/1861 at Fairfax Station, VA as a Private, he mustered into Company D "Fairfax Rifles", VA 17th Infantry.
POW 6/30/1862 Frazier's Farm, VA.; confined 7/4/1862 Fort Columbus, NY.; confined 7/9/1862 Fort Warren, MA.; released 7/31/1862 for exchange.
Wounded 9/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD.
Promoted to Sergt Major 2/11/1863; transferred into "2nd" Co. VA 16th Battalion State Guard Cavalry; owned his own horse.
Detached 7/24/1864 with "other portion of the Battalion".
On 1/20/1865 final rolls.
(bio by: BigFrench)
Agnes Robinson Moncure Chichester (1844 - 1919)
Julia Sully Chichester (1834 - 1862)*
Mary Elliott Chichester Lewis (1868 - 1958)*
Richard Henry Lee Chichester (1870 - 1930)*
Daniel McCarty Chichester (1871 - 1894)*
John Conway Chichester (1873 - 1942)*
Frank Moncure Chichester (1874 - 1946)*
Harriet Eustace Chichester Moncure (1876 - 1951)*
Cassius Moncure Chichester (1882 - 1950)*
Peyton Moncure Chichester (1884 - 1961)*
Maintained by: Richard H. L. Chichester...
Originally Created by: PL
Record added: Sep 08, 2005
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