|Birth: ||Oct. 27, 1675|
|Death: ||Apr. 3, 1723|
~~ Our Families Ancestral Heritage ~~
Anne Soblet was baptized ~ October 27, 1675, Sedan, Champagne, France.
The Soblet family fled France in 1686 in the wake of revived Huguenot persecution. Abraham Soblet, his wife Susanne, and sons, Abraham and Jacques Soblet sought refuge in Protestant Germany and later went to Holland and then to England. The Soblet set sailed for American in 1700. Anne Soblet, her mother Susanne Soblet, and Anne's younger brothers, Pierre Louis and Littleberry Soblet arrived on the ship Peter and Anthony. Her father and two older brothers, Abraham and Jacques Soblet had arrived earlier on the ship Mary and Ann
Daughter of Abraham and Susanne (Brian) Soblet
3rd., Wife of Dr. Pierre Chastain ~ married October 1701, Manakin Town, Henrico Co., VA
Their children were ...
1. Judith Chastain (m. 1st., Gille Ballew and 2nd., Thomas Walker)
2. Susanna Chastain (m. James Robinson)
3. Pierre Chastain (m. Mildred "Middy" Archer)
4. Mary Chastain
5. Elizabeth Chastain (m. David LeSueur, Jr.)
6. Rene Chastain (m. Mrs., Judith Martin Gevedon, m. 1st., Thomas Gevedon)
7. Janne Chastain
8. Marie/Mary Magdalene Chastain (m. Guillaume Salle)
The attached photo of the "monument" (location unknown) above reads (in part) as follows:
PETER CHASTAIN, THE EMIGRANT, BORN CA. 1663, FRANCE, ESCAPED TO SWITZERLAND 1696 - IN ENGLAND 1699 - ARRIVED IN VIRGINIA W/WIFE & 5 CHILDREN JULY 23, 1700, ON SHIP MARY & ANN - DIED 1728. CHIDLREN - JUDITH, JOHN & 3 UNKNOWN.
2ND., WIFE ANNE SOBLET D. APRIL 3, 1723 - CHILDREN SUSANNA, PETER, JR., MARY, ELIZABETH RENE, JANNE, MARY M.
?., WIFE MAGDALENE DE LA RACHEFONCAULD, CHILDREN WERE: MILDRED ARCHER, JAMES, ????, ABRAHAM, MARTHA, ARCHER.
Contributor of photo: Carolyn Anderson Norman, 3/06/2013
"Pierre Chastain and His Descendants, First Five Generations in America" '95 (p. 17):
Pierre Chastain Jr., ca. 1707-aft. 1775, #70987499. He married, Mildred "Middy" ALLEN (not ARCHER), #70987974 ~ d/o William (#70801908) and Hannah (Watson) Allen, Jr. (#70802412).
Their children were: 1. Judith (#102152368) 2. Magdalene, 3. Rev. John (#16693521), 4. ABRAHAM (#63875404) 5. William (#102084612), 6. Rene (#102187844), 7. (Rev.) JAMES #102087781, 8. MARTHA and 9. ARCHER Chastain.
Dr. Pierre "Peter" Chastain's wives were:
1st., wife, Magdalene (DeRouchfoucauld) Chastain ~ married ca. 1679, Yverdon, Canton of Vaud, Switzerland.
2nd., wife, Susanne (Renaud/Reynaud) Chastain ~ married ca. 1690, Switzerland.
3rd., wife, Anne (Soblet) Chastain ~ married October 1701, Manakin Town, Henrico Co., VA.
Source: Pierre Chastain And His Descendants, First Five Generations in America (Vol. I). By the Pierre Chastain Family Association, 1995
I would like to thank Jim Morell for sponsoring Anne Soblet Chastain's memorial. His thoughtfulness is greatly appreciated.
Abraham Soblet (1648 - 1715)
Susanne Brian Soblet (1652 - 1710)
Pierre Chastain (1659 - 1728)
Rene Chastain (____ - 1786)*
Pierre Chastain (1707 - 1756)*
Elizabeth Chastain LeSueur (1711 - ____)*
Anne Soblet Chastain (1675 - 1723)
Pierre Louis Soblet/Sublett (1686 - 1754)*
Note: It's believed Anne (Soblet) Chastain is buried in the Chastain Family Cemetery along with her husband Dr. Pierre Chastain and many others,.
Created by: Georgia Girl
Record added: Jan 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46384965
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In memory of my 7th Great Grand Aunt; my 3rd Great Grandmother, Margaret Sublett (Soblet) was my first ancestor of this fascinating branch of my family tree. Rest peacefully.|
Phyllis Ann Berker
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Gary Wayne Parks
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