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James Wesley Chichester
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Birth: Jul. 19, 1860
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 1930
Summit
Wood County
West Virginia, USA

According to the History of the Summitt Valley M.E. Church, one of the first cash donations was received from James W. Chichester. The church was built and then dedicated December 16, 1916. Rev. Grover J. Johnson was the first minister.

Parkersburg News, Tuesday July 29, 1930 Obituary.

~ J.W. CHICHESTER DIES AT SUMMIT ~

James W. Chichester, 70, died Monday morning at his home in Summit. He was born in thei county and had spent practically all his life here. He was a member of the Fairview M.E. church.

Funeral services will be held from the Summit M.E. church Wednsday morning at 10:30 o'clock, with Rev. J.J. Kelly officiating. Burial will be made in Home cemetery at Dough's ridge.

He leaves his widow, Emma; two daughters, Mrs. Hattie Markley, of Ashville, Ohio, and Mrs. Olive Lockhart of Parkersburg, and five sons, William Windland of Parkersburg; Hubert of Barlow, Ohio; Charles and Hartsel of Guysville, Ohio, and Okey, at home. He also is survived by 25 grandchildren and six great grandchildren.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel McCarty Chichester (1817 - 1889)
  Louisa Kidwell Chichester (1818 - 1900)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Catherine Anderson Chichester (1864 - 1889)*
  Melvina Jane Varner Chichester (1862 - 1915)*
 
 Children:
  Laura Ethel Chichester Smith (1883 - 1959)*
  Bertha Gertrude Chichester (1886 - 1891)*
  Ida Catherine Chichester Wilson (1888 - 1977)*
  Rodolphas Chichester (1891 - 1963)*
  Artie Bessie Chichester Brookover (1892 - 1982)*
  James Gabriel Chichester (1900 - 1971)*
 
 Siblings:
  Gabriel Manuel Chichester (1841 - 1904)*
  Cumberland George Chichester (1843 - 1882)*
  William Tompson Chichester (1845 - 1921)*
  Joanna Chichester Wenmoth (1848 - 1932)*
  Martha Chichester Wiggins (1852 - 1923)*
  Daniel Webster Chichester (1855 - 1936)*
  Saul Dille Chichester (1857 - 1934)*
  James Wesley Chichester (1860 - 1930)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Chichester Cemetery
Valley Mills
Wood County
West Virginia, USA
Plot: Willard Road, Dough's Ridge
 
Created by: Jeff Smith
Record added: Sep 10, 2008
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James Wesley Chichester
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James Wesley Chichester
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- Tracey Harry
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- Debe Clark
 Added: Jun. 10, 2015
Rest in peace cousin
- Stewart J.A. Woolever Jr
 Added: Jun. 22, 2014
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