Updated/Edited: 27 Jan 2015
My Paternal Grandmothers and Grandfathers
(My Dad’s Side of the Family)
ELIZABETH BLAIR married in Porter County, Indiana on 5 Oct 1837, WILLIAM D. MARTIN.
GERHART BOETTNER born in Germany; his son…CHRISTIAN GERHART BOETTNER was born in Weidenhausen, Germany on 18 Sep 1854 and died in Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington on 18 Jan 1944. He married LENA CLEMENTINA JENNINGS.; their daughter…ANNA LENA BOETTNER was born in North Dakota on 4 Feb 1888.
MARY DYE was born in Monmouth County, New Jersey in about 1771 and died in Clermont County, Ohio in 1824. She married WILLIAM MCCHESNEY.
LENA CLEMENTINA JENNINGS married CHRISTIAN GERHART BOETTNER.
WILLIAM D. MARTIN was born in Virginia in 1810 and died in Putnam County, Missouri; his daughter…Isabel E. Martin was born in Indiana in Sep 1844 and died in Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington on 8 Apr 1916. She married SAMUEL MCCHESNEY RUST.
MCCHESNEY: Origin –
ROBERT MCCHESNEY born in 1700; his son…JOHN MCCHESNEY was born in 1730. He married MARY MCGUIRE.; their son…WILLIAM MCCHESNEY was born in New Jersey in 1768 and died in Ohio in 1839. He married MARY DYE.; their daughter…Mary MCCHESNEY was born in New Jersey in 1792 and died in Illinois in 1883. She married GEORGE W. RUST.
MARY MCGUIRE born in Enneskillen, Fermanagh, Ireland about 1734 and died in New Jersey on 20 May 1791 and is buried in Tennent, Monmouth County, New Jersey. She married JOHN MCCHESNEY.
RUST: Origin – PRUSSIA
MARY MAGDALENE SHARMILLER born in Catonsville, Baltimore, Maryland in 1764 and died in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland in 1838. She married in Maryland on 5 Jan 1783, CHARLES RUST.