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Thomas Cheatham
Born 1644? Deane, Lancashire England
Died 1726 Henrico Co. VA
SPOUSE CHILDREN
Margaret Houlme

m. Feb 13, 1668/9
Cheshire England
b. Apr 2, 1648
Deane England
d. Charles Parish, York Co. VA
Marmaduke

b. 1671

d. 1766
Surry Co. VA
Mary

b. 1673


Susanna

b. 1673


Tabitha

b. 1675
Henrico Co. VA
d. May 1, 1771
Margaret Maye McClure

m. Oct 2, 1681
Henrico Co VA
b. 1645?
Lancashire England
Thomas II

b. 1683
Proctor's Creek VA
d. Dec, 1761
Dale Parish, Chesterfield Co. VA
Jonathan

b. 1685


William

b. 1691
Henrico Co. VA
d. Apr 27, 1751
Benjamin

b. 1693?
York Co. VA
d. 1767?
Chesterfield Co. VA
Son Thomas II lived in the part of Henrico County that became part of Chesterfield Co. in 1749. The 300 acres of land on Proctor's Creek and South side of James River, was purchased by his father from Martin Elam in 1691 and was left to him in his will dated May 2, 1720 and probated Aug 1 1726.
Abstract of Will of Thomas Cheatham, dated Mar 1, 1720, probated Aug 1, 1726.
Thomas is said to have been buried in the Charles Parish Church Cemetery, the present Smith Cemetery, in York Co. VA
Sources:
Chilton, Harriett A. "Robertson Cheatham of Appomattox/Campbell County Virginia", 5 pp., Nov 1, 1990, Roanoke Va Public Library. Cited herein Henrico Co. record book 1688-97, p.535; Va mag hist & biog, 27:207.
Moseley, Lucille Cheatham, Decendants of Thomas Cheatham of Chesterfield County, Virginia, Dietz Press, Richmond VA, 1981.
Pate, R.J. "Bob", "Cheathams of Va 1644 -1800 & allied families, 1681-1896"; Index (for 1976 research) issued July, 1979. Phcopy of will included, also of ms report of "Presentment of the Grand Jury" for oaths, XII-1694. 13pp. at Roanoke Public Library, phcopy.
Pitchford, David, Family group sheets, Seattle WA, p.286.
Eaton, L. Claud, compiler, Cheatham - Pitchford family history, Vallejo CA, 1993.
Torrance, C., "Will of Thomas Cheatham 1726, Henrico Co.", Index to Virginia Wills and Adminsitrations 1632-1800, p.79.