Facts and Events
John Chesnut was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
!MARRIAGE: HOOSIER COUSINS "First Families of Lawrence" by Ben & Alice Dixon. Page 57.
Per information from Nancie T. Weber: Moved to Indian Creek Twp., Lawrence Co., IN, along with his mother and twp other brothers in about 1818.
Information from "Chesnut Family Forefathers" by Joh B. Chesnut, Jr. indicates that this family structure is somewhat speculative. According to it census figures show that there should be five daughters and two sons.