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Wurts Chinn
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Birth: Aug. 7, 1888
Greenup County
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 5, 1963
Boyd County
Kentucky, USA

On his Social Security papers his birth is listed as 7 August 1888 as is marked on his tombstone as well.
He and his son, Grandin, operated a general store in Wurtland, Kentucky, about a mile from the original store operated by Benjamin Chinn. "Wurts Chinn-General Merchandise" See picture in: [The Russell {Kentucky} Times, September 25, 1942, Historical Edition p.6].
See: COMMONWEALTH of Kentucky DEPARTMENT OF HIGHWAYS v. Wurts CHINN, 350 S.W.2d 622, Court of Appeals of Kentucky, Oct. 27, 1961, in which it was held that his suit for negligent construction and maintenance of a highway abutting his property was not timely filed.

Family links: 
  John Hamon Chinn (1842 - 1899)
  Mary Wurts Chinn (1848 - 1915)
  Adeline Harris Chinn (1891 - 1979)*
  Donald Harris Chinn (1909 - 1992)*
  Harriette Lorraine Chinn (1911 - 1965)*
  Grandin W. Chinn (1916 - 1992)*
  Seymour Chinn (1868 - 1933)*
  John Hamon Chinn (1874 - 1901)*
  Ewing Chinn (1875 - 1936)*
  Earl Chinn (1878 - 1949)*
  Virgie Lee Chinn Cochran (1882 - 1942)*
  Mary Wurts Chinn Cochran (1886 - 1979)*
  Wurts Chinn (1888 - 1963)
*Calculated relationship
Ashland Cemetery
Boyd County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Mike Murray
Record added: Sep 21, 2011
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Wurts Chinn
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