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Susannah Page (Chiles) Martin (1701 - 1754)

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Susannah Page Martin formerly Chiles
Born in St. Margaret's Parish, King William Co., VAmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in Charlotteville, Albermarle, Virginiamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Charlotteville, Albermarle, Virginiamap
Chiles-51 created 9 Feb 2011 | Last modified
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Biography

Susannah Page Chiles was born April 28, 1701 in King William County, Virginia, daughter of John Chiles and his second wife, Eleanor Webber, and descendant of Jamestown settler Walter Chiles[1].

Susannah married Joseph Martin, a recent emigrant from England[2]. A romantic legend says that her Joseph was disowned by his English family after he fell in love with Susannah and married her. Susannah and Joseph were the parents of Joseph, Brice, William, John, George, Sarah, Ann, Martha, Mary, Susannah, and Olive [3].

Joseph Martin, Sr. and his wife Susannah were among the first settlers of Albemarle County, VA[4] moving there about 1745. Susannah died about 1754.

  • Fact: Christening (1708) Virginia, United States
  • Fact: will (27 JUN 1746) Amelia,Virginia
  • Fact: Burial Martin Cemetery, Albemarle, Virginia, United States
  • Fact: http://familysearch.org/v1/LifeSketch Birth: Apr. 28, 1700 Albemarle County Virginia, USA

Death: 1754 Albemarle County Virginia, USA

Susannah Chiles was the daughter of John Chiles and Eleanor Webber, respectable plantation owners and worthy planters from Ablemarle County, Virginia.

John Chiles was descended from one of the oldest families in the province and had a large family of mostly daughters. Susannah was a granddaughter of Walter Chiles, Sr. of Jamestown, VA.

She died before 1761.

She and Joseph had 6 daughters and 5 sons. When Susannah died she still had at least 8 children living at home, ranging from 2 to 18 years old.

She and Joseph owned two farms in Albermarle County, Va. near the Rivanna River.

Family links: Spouse: Joseph Martin (1700 - 1761)*

Children: Susannah Patience Martin Woody (1737 - 1835)* Joseph Lynch Martin (1740 - 1808)* John Martin (1745 - 1822)*

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Note: Her middle name from Findagrave member 3987VB

Burial: Martin Cemetery (Defunct) Albemarle County Virginia, USA

Created by: deegraver Record added: Nov 01, 2010 Find A Grave Memorial# 60955483


Sources

  1. Davis, Virginia L. H. Tidewater Virginia Families. Self published, Urbanna, VA, 1989. p. 220
  2. Davis, p. 221
  3. Will of Joseph Martin, Albemarle County Will Book 2, p. 112
  4. Louisa County VA Land Records Book: A, Page: 159, Grantor: Michael Holland, Grantee: Joseph Martin, Date: 12-Nov-1744 Note: part of Louisa County was later annexed to Albemarle


  • "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org : modified 12 August 2017, 02:44), entry for Susannah Page Chiles(PID https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/4:1:LRM4-ZH4); contributed by various users.
  • Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Volume 19, No. 2
  • Davis, Virginia L. H. Tidewater Virginia Families. Self published, Urbanna, VA, 1989. p. 220, 221.
  • Albemarle County Will Book 2, Will of Joseph Martin, p. 112.
  • Louisa County, VA Land Records, Book A, p. 159.
  • Stray Leaves

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On 10 Dec 2016 at 07:08 GMT Stephanie Stults wrote:

Chiles-459 and Chiles-51 appear to represent the same person because: clear match

On 10 Jul 2015 at 12:38 GMT K (Parks) F wrote:

Chiles-186 and Chiles-86 do not represent the same person because: Looked more closely at these, looks like they're two different people

On 7 Jul 2015 at 11:24 GMT K (Parks) F wrote:

Chiles-86 and Chiles-51 appear to represent the same person because: These Susannahs now showing as dups following a merge (each listed as the other's sister). I will clean up once they're merged.

On 28 Jun 2015 at 23:31 GMT K (Parks) F wrote:

Chiles-186 and Chiles-86 appear to represent the same person because: Retty sure these are meant to be the same person, can you please merge. there are seceral Susanna Chiles records, need to get down to just one, please.

On 28 Jun 2015 at 23:29 GMT K (Parks) F wrote:

Chiles-305 and Chiles-86 appear to represent the same person because: Pretty sure these are meant to be the same person, canyou merge? there are several similar Susannah Chiles records, trying to get sown to just one, thx.

On 28 Jun 2015 at 18:29 GMT K (Parks) F wrote:

Chiles-107 and Chiles-86 appear to represent the same person because: Susannah Chiles has at least three and maybe four profiles. If we can get down to one I'll do the bio, docs, and children.

On 28 Jun 2015 at 18:27 GMT K (Parks) F wrote:

Chiles-287 and Chiles-86 appear to represent the same person because: Susannah Chiles has at least three and maybe four profiles; husband Joseph has at least two. Can we get each down to one and then get yhe facts and children straightened out? I'm happy to help with bio and docs once we're down to one of each.

On 28 Mar 2014 at 00:49 GMT Tom Culver III wrote:

Ancestry.com has records indicating that:

Mary Boucher B: 1672 D:1710 M:1690 to John Chiles

On 28 Mar 2014 at 00:49 GMT Tom Culver III wrote:

Ancestry.com has records indicating that:

Mary Boucher B: 1672 D:1710 M:1690 to John Chiles



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