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 Susannah “Susan” <I>Foy</I> Chidester

Susannah “Susan” Foy Chidester

Indiana County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 14 Jul 1902 (aged 71)
Panguitch, Garfield County, Utah, USA
Burial Washington, Washington County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 52347 · View Source
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She is daughter of Thomas B. Foy and Catherine Fink, pioneers of 1851). She married John Peck Chidester (1831-1897) on Oct 23, 1851 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

She was born April 4, 1831, Wheatfield, Indiana County, Pa.

Their children: John Foy Chidester (1853-1917) b. Feb. 2, 1853, m. Almina Worthen; Susan Emma, m. George C. Dewey; Lodena Elizabeth, m. Amasa A. Ruby; Mary Catharine and Edgar, died; Emeline, m. Samuel Stewart; Evaline, m. Andrew Sprow1. Jr.; Myron, m. Sarah Ann Jackson. Family home Washington, Utah.

(Info provided by Michelle)
1880 United States Federal Census

Name: Susan Chidester
Home in 1880: Washington, Washington, Utah
Age: 49
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1831
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Relation to Head of Household: Wife
Spouse's Name: John P.
Father's birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's birthplace: Pennsylvania
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Occupation: Keep House
Marital Status: Married
Race: White Gender: Female

Household Members: Name Age
John P. Chidester 48
Susan Chidester 49
Miron Chidester 18
Emiline Chidester 12
Eveline Chidester 12
Lucenda Chidester 9
1900 United States Federal Census

Name: Susan Chidester
Home in 1900: Washington, Washington, Utah
Age: 68 Birth Date: Apr 1832
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Race: White Ethnicity: American
Gender: Female
Relationship to Head of House: Head
Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother: number of living children: 7
Mother: How many children: 9
Marital Status: Widowed
Residence : St. George City & Washington City, Washington, Utah

Household Members: Name Age
Susan Chidester 68

Utah Cemetery Inventory

Name: Susan Chidester
Birth Date: 4 Apr 1831
Death Date: 14 Jul 1902
Cemetery: Washington City Cemetery
Source: Wes Craig




  • Maintained by: Max Turpin
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 52347
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Susannah “Susan” Foy Chidester (4 Apr 1831–14 Jul 1902), Find A Grave Memorial no. 52347, citing Washington City Cemetery, Washington, Washington County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Max Turpin (contributor 46863402) .