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Husband:  Edward CHENEY / CHEENEY
Birth:  3 Aug 1813, Brandon, Rutland Co., VT
Death (æ 78y):  21 Jan 1892, Pavilion, Genesee Co., NY
Disposition:  buried Maplewood Cemetery, Pavilion, Genesee Co., NY
Occupation:  farmer
Father:  Elijah CHENEY
Mother:  Ms. __?__
Marriage said to be:  11 Apr 1834
It's hard to believe Amanda could have married so young, unless she was consistently fibbing about her age as an adult, which is a definite possibility.
Wife:  Amanda / Amelia TERRILL
Birth:  6 Nov 1819, Covington [now Pavilion], Genesee Co., NY
Death (æ 81y):  7 Apr 1901, Pavilion, Genesee Co., NY
Disposition:  buried Maplewood Cemetery, Pavilion, Genesee Co., NY
Occupation:  homemaker
Father:  Ezra TYRELL / TERRILL (1788-1875), of Bennington, Bennington Co., VT
Mother:  Roxanna "Roxey" ELLIOT (1791-1884), of Cherry Valley, Otsego Co., NY
Child born in Pavilion, Genesee Co., NY:
1.  Emerette L. CHENEY, b. 1842; d. 17 Nov 1866; bur. Maplewood Cem.; m. James Sprague NOBLES (1828-1882); issue: two children
.  Lillie NOBLES, b. 3 Dec 1864, Perry, Wyoming Co., NY; d. 1941
.  Edward Terrill NOBLES, b. 20 Oct 1866, Pavilion, Genesee Co., NY; d. 18 Aug 1963, Hamilton, MT
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Sources (n.b., in Genesee County, "Towns" are the equivalent of townships; Pavilion was formed in 1841 from part of Covington the rest of Covington went to Wyoming County):

1.  Marriage Record:

2.  1840 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #17-18 of 29; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1840 NY Genesee Co. Covington [now Pavilion] Roll 286 (Book 1) pp. 325-326 Ln. 26 Edward Cheney 000 010 - 000 010 _______
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 20-29 1810-1820 = Edward (b. 1813)
1 female 20-29 1810-1820 = Amanda (b. 1819)

3.  1850 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #18 of 40):  Town[ship] of Pavilion, Genesee Co., NY, Roll M432_508, p. 193B, enumerated 7 Oct 1850, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
129 146 Edward Cheney 37 M   F 11,250 Vt
    Amanda Cheney 30 F       NY
    Emerette L Cheney  7 F       NY
    William Allen 18 M       NY
  147 Ezra Tyrell 61 M   F   Vt
    Roxa Tyrrell 59 F       NY

4.  1860 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #25-26 of 44):  Pavilion P.O., Town[ship] of Pavilion, Genesee Co., NY, Roll M653_756, pp. 790-791, PN 24-25, enumerated 21/23 Jun 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
195 196 Ezra Terrill 72 M   Farmer 8000 1000 Vermont
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    Roxy Terrill 69 F         New York
  197 Edward Cheney 47 M   Farmer 2000   Vermont
    Amanda Cheney 40 F         New York
    Emeret L Cheney 17 F   Teacher of Music     New York
    Clinton Mack 19 M   Farm Laborer     New York
    George Lay 24 M   Farm Laborer     New York

5.  1870 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #27-28 of 41):  Stafford P.O., Town[ship] of Pavilion, Genesee Co., NY, Roll M593_939, pp. 687A-687B, PN 27-28, 239/232, enumerated 20 Aug 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Cheeney Edward 58 M W Farmer 20,000 3130 Vermont
   "    Amelia 51 F W Keeping house     New York
Tyrell Ezra 82 M W Ret. Farmer   4650 Vermont
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Murphy Maggie 24 F W Domestic Servt     Ireland
Demase? William 24 M W Farm Laborer     Canada
Listed next to Edward's half-sister, Laverna (CHENEY) ALLEN.

6.  1880 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #31 of 38):  Pavilion, Genesee Co., NY, Roll T9-0835, p. 639C, PN 31, SD 10, ED 14, enumerated 17 Jun 1880, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1880 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1880:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see
What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
1 2 3 4 5 6 8 9 10 11 13 21 24 25 26
287 292 Cheeney Edward W M 67     /   Farmer   VT VT VT
    _______ Amanda W F 60 Wife   /   Keeping house   NY VT NY
    Terrill Roxey W F 90 Mother in law     / None   NY NY NY
    Nobles Edward W M 13 Grandson /     at school / NY NY NY
Listed five households from Edward's half-sister, Laverna (CHENEY) ALLEN.

7.  1890 Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

8.  1900 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #3 of 31):  Pavilion Twp., Genesee Co., NY, Roll T623_1038, p. 301A, SN 2, SD 18, ED 15, 36/38, enumerated 4 Jun 1900:  Amanda CHENEY (æ 80, b. Nov 1819, widow) is boarding with the HUTCHINSON family.

9.  Maplewood Cemetery, Pavilion, Genesee, New York (online in the FTP files of USGenWeb; submitted by Leilani Spring):
Surname; Given; Maiden; DOB; DOD; Birthplace; Age; Grave; Remarks
CHENEY  Edward  21 Jan 1892  78y  A-34
CHENEY  Amanda  Terrill  7 Apr 1901  Pavilion NY  81y  A-34  Wife of Edward Cheney; Dtr of Ezra & Roxanna Terrill
NOBLES  Emerette  Cheney  1842  17 Nov 1866  24y  A-34  Wife of James Nobles; Dtr of Edward & Amanda Cheney
NOBLES  James Sprague  1 Sep 1828  27 Nov 1882  Pavilion NY  54y  A-34  Husband of Emerette Nobles; Son of John & Mary Nobles

10.  WorldConnect / Ancestry World Trees (online at RootsWeb.com/Ancestry.com).

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