Rene was a Virginia Baptist minister who took part in the organization of many Baptist churches. He was pastor at Buckingham for 53 years as well as at Cumberland, Providence, Mulberry Grove and other churches.
Rene Chastain of Buckingham Co, VA, owned property just south of Owingsville, Bath co, KY. In 1814 he divided this land among his children, Martin, Magdalena, Elijah, and Rhoda. The land straddles I-64, on Slate creek.
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Source: S48 Media: Family Tree Abbreviation: Shirley Autrey Chasteen Title: Shirley Autrey Chasteen
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Note NI679Birth source: HISTORY OF THE BAPTISTS OF VIRGINIA BY ROBT BAYLOR SEMPLE MENTIONS RENE CHASTAIN BORN IN POWHATTAN COUNTY, JUNE 28, 1741, PAGE 475
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Rene by comparing test results with other
carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Rene: