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 John Henry Chambers

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John Henry Chambers

  • Birth 10 Apr 1870 Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 29 Oct 1936 Cameron, Marshall County, West Virginia, USA
  • Burial Big Run, Marshall County, West Virginia, USA
  • Plot Chambers
  • Memorial ID 5028350

John built many homes in and around Cameron, WV including the Jobinger house in Greene Valley, Cameron, the house and store in Clouston (said to be framed in two days by John and brother George), and the Barnhart house across from the John Riggs house in Cameron. John worked for the B & O Railroad as a boss. He built bridges, depots, and water towers. He was forced to retire because of a bad heart. John was the husband of Jennie B. Morris Mathews Chambers and son of Henry Robert Chambers and Mary Elizabeth Phillips Chambers.



  • Created by: Gary Chambers
  • Added: 29 Jul 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5028350
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Henry Chambers (10 Apr 1870–29 Oct 1936), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5028350, citing Big Run Cemetery, Big Run, Marshall County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Gary Chambers (contributor 9052073) .