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Biographical Sketches and Genealogy of Ephraim CHENEY  (1767-1852),
His Son, Ephraim CHENEY (1800-1883),
and His Grandson, Thomas Jefferson CHENEY (1806-1837)
Source:   Charles Henry Pope.  1897.  The Cheney Genealogy. (Self-published) Barta Press, Boston (online at GenealogyLibrary.com). [boldface added]
109. EPHRAIM,6 (Ephraim,5 Timothy,4 John,3 Daniel,2 John,1) b. in Roxbury May 25, 1767, m. Dorcas, dau. of his uncle Edward and Abigail (Hale) Cheney, b. July 8, 1773, d. Aug. 17, 1821.  He was a citizen of Brandon Vt. for some time, then removed to Papineauville, Province of Quebec, where he made his home with his daughter Lucy and her husband, Mr. Tucker.  He d. May 17, 1852.

        I. ABIATHAR,7 b. Jan. 18, 1796, m. Mercy McDonald, who was born May 7, 1794.

       II. ABIGAIL,7 b. Feb. 17, 1798, m. Samuel Burnell.  She d. Feb. 21, 1823.

345.  III. EPHRAIM,7 b. May 30, 1800.

       IV. LUCY,7 b. July 6, 1802, m. Oct. 26, 1824, Stephen Tucker.  They removed to Chatham, Lower Canada, and, in 1826, to that part of the Seignory of "La Petite Nation" now called Papineauville, Quebec; and again to the township of Clarence, Ontario.  He was a brick-maker; afterward carried on the business of lumbering and merchandise, together with farming.  His son Stephen Tucker, Jr. was born at Papineauville, Dec. 10, 1835, and mar. Sept. 14, 1859, Margaret Dickson, b. Oct. 18, 1835.  They have children: 

[i] Stephen Luther Tucker, b. Aug. 2, 1860, m. Jan. 13, 1886, Martha Moffat, b. June 11, 1859,

[ii] Willard Jefferson Tucker, b. Aug. 24, 1862, m. June 16, 1886, Francis Mary Victoria Wilson, b. July 19, 1861,

[iii] Helena Lucy Kate Tucker,

b. March 19, 1865, m. June 1, 1887, Arthur E. Wilson,

[iv] Elmer Lincoln Tucker, b. July 1, 1868,

[v] Gilbert Edwin Tucker, b. Sept. 18, 1870, m. Sept. 4, 1895, Mary McLaurin, b. Oct. 3, 1870,

[vi] Ethel Maud Maggie Tucker, b. Oct. 13, 1874. 

Mr. Stephen Tucker, Senior, d. July 31, 1884; Mrs. Lucy (Cheney) Tucker d. March 3, 1886.  Stephen Tucker, Jr. entered into business with his father; for some time carried on a saw-mill and agency of their business at the city of Montreal.  Latterly has given his entire attention to farming, his second son carrying on the store, and the lumbering business no longer engaged in.

        V. POLLY,7 b. July 18, 1804, m. 1st Daniel Smith, and 2d Elijah Dodge. Her daughter Helen m. Samuel Seager.


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345. EPHRAIM,7 (Ephraim,6 Ephraim,5 Timothy,4 John,3 Daniel,2 John,1) b. in Brandon, Vt., May 30, 1800, m. Sept. 6, 1821, Huldah, dau. of Dea. Samuel Burnell, b. in Brandon March 1, 1798.  In 1814 he walked to Plattsburgh, N.Y., with several other boys to enlist in the service of our country, but learned of the great victories of our army and navy and found his patriotic consecration unneeded.  He was a hatter -- made fine silk hats -- in his native town many years.  Was a member of the Congregational church from his youth and made a "family altar" in his home where a passage from the Bible and prayer were heard morning and evening through his long life.  He was active in the organized militia of the state and received commissions from Governor Palmer as 1st lieutenant and captain in 1834 and 1835.  In 1850 he moved to Papineauville, Canada, where he engaged in farming and commission business.  In 1870 he removed to Fort Scott, Kansas, where he d. June 20, 1883, after 62 years of wedded bliss.


        I. A child who died in infancy.
611.   II. AMOS BURNELL,8 b. Dec. 14, 1823.
      III. WILLIAM EDWIN,8 b. Oct. 15, 1827, d. Oct. 2, 1849.

346. THOMAS JEFFERSON,7 (Ephraim,6 Ephraim,5 Timothy,4 John,3 Daniel,2 John,1) b. at Brandon, Vt., in 1806, m. Jan. 11, 1832, Dasinda Barker. He d. in New York city in 1837. 


ISADORA BARKER,8 b. Dec. 16, 1833, m. Oct. 8, 1851, Edward Austin Tuttle, son of Silas and Sarania Tuttle, b. Nov. 12, 1827, at Whippany, N.J.  Children: 

(1) Arthur Cheney Tuttle, b. Jan. 11, 1853, m. 1st, Feb. 22, 1873, Bessie Pink, who d. in 1883, m. 2d, Theresa Burnett, and has children,
[i.] Alfred
Tuttle, b. April 12, 1874, m. May 20, 1896, Edytha Van Wart,
[ii.] Theodore Tuttle, b. Nov. 11, 1876,
[iii.] Edward Arthur Tuttle, b. Oct. 20, 1881,
(2) Emilie Florence Tuttle, b. Oct. 25, 1854, m. Dec. 5, 1877, Jonathan Dickinson Condit, and has children,
[i.] Florence Condit,
[ii.] Rosalind Condit,
[iii.] Katrina Condit.
(3) Isadora Tuttle, b. Feb. 23, 1857, m. April 28, 1892, Norman Merry Ward, and had children,
[i.] Norman Tuttle Ward, b. April 18, d. in August, 1893,
[ii.] Mabel Ward, b. May 27, 1894, d. June 18, 1895.
(4) Laura Baker Tuttle, b. March 4, 1859,

(5) George William Tuttle, b. May 31, 1861, d. Aug., 1881.

(6) Herbert Barker Tuttle, b. Oct. 27, 1864,

(7) Agnes Tuttle, b. July 15, 1870.  Mrs. Tuttle has contributed well to the work of tracing the lines of Cheney genealogy.  Her home is in New York city.

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