The Cheeseman Family


Descendants of George Cheeseman


Generation No. 1

(1) GEORGE CHEESEMAN was born 06 Jan 1686/87 in England, and died 1771 in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts. He married JANE DURAN in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts. She was born in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts, and died 12 Jun 1760 in Randolph, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

Children of GEORGE CHEESEMAN and JANE DURAN are:

i. JOHN CHEESEMAN, b. 31 May 1713, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

ii. SARAH CHEESEMAN, b. 12 Jun 1715, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

iii. GEORGE CHEESEMAN, b. 03 Sep 1717, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

iv. JANE CHEESEMAN, b. 05 Jul 1720, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

v. SAMUEL CHEESEMAN, b. 15 Mar 1722/23, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

vi. CLIFFORD CHEESEMAN, b. 25 Apr 1724, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

(2) vii. EDWARD CHEESEMAN, b. 07 Apr 1726, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts; d. 1776, Pitsville, Massachusetts.

viii. MATHIAS CHEESEMAN, b. 15 Mar 1730/31, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.



Generation No. 2

(2) EDWARD CHEESEMAN (GEORGE) was born 07 Apr 1726 in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts, and died 1776 in Pitsville, Massachusetts. He married MARGARET DYER 25 Apr 1752 in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts. She was born 1732 in Massachusetts.

Children of EDWARD CHEESEMAN and MARGARET DYER are:

i. ANSON CHEESMAN, b. 14 Jul 1752, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts; d. 14 Feb 1813, Princeton, Mercer, New Jersey; m. ELIZABETH CARY, 1774.

(3) ii. BENJAMIN CHEESMAN, b. 20 Sep 1756, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

(4) iii. ABEL CHEESMAN, b. 22 Feb 1758, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts; d. 15 May 1826, Becket, Massachusetts.

iv. RHODA CHEESMAN, b. 15 Mar 1760, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

v. CALVIN CHEESMAN, b. 12 Nov 1764, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

vi. THANKFUL CHEESMAN, b. 07 Aug 1769, Massachusetts; d. 07 Jan 1853; m. ROBERT BISSELL, Mar 1796.

vii. SILENCE CHEESMAN, b. 1771, Massachusetts; m. EBENEZER TIFFANY.

viii. RUTH CHEESMAN, b. 1773, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

ix. EDWARD CHEESMAN, b. Abt. 1774, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts; d. 18 Aug 1840.



Generation No. 3

(3) BENJAMIN CHEESMAN (EDWARD CHEESEMAN, GEORGE) was born 20 Sep 1756 in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts. He married SARAH HOWE.

Children of BENJAMIN CHEESMAN and SARAH HOWE are:

i. BENJAMIN CHEESMAN.

ii. ISAAC CHEESMAN.

iii. NABBY CHEESMAN.

iv. PEGGY CHEESMAN.

v. RUTH CHEESMAN.

vi. SALLY CHEESMAN.

vii. THANKFUL CHEESMAN.

viii. CLARISSA CHEESMAN.


(4) ABEL CHEESMAN (EDWARD CHEESEMAN, GEORGE) was born 22 Feb 1758 in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts, and died 15 May 1826 in Becket, Massachusetts. He married MARY MACK 05 Dec 1779, daughter of ELISHA MACK and MARY ELLIS. She was born 02 Jun 1761 in Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut, and died 22 Feb 1842 in Hinsdale, Massachusetts.

Children of ABEL CHEESMAN and MARY MACK are:

i. SAMUEL CHEESMAN, b. 06 Sep 1780, Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut.

ii. ELIZABETH CHEESMAN, b. 18 Jul 1782, Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut.

iii. MARTHA CHEESMAN, b. 17 Jul 1784, Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut; m. PETER FRANCISCO.

iv. MARY CHEESMAN, b. 17 Jun 1786, Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut.

v. SARAH CHEESMAN, b. 11 Apr 1788, Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut.

vi. SAMUEL CHEESMAN, b. 19 Mar 1790, Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut.

(5) vii. ABEL CHEESMAN, b. 04 Nov 1792, Middlefield, Hampshire, Massachusetts; d. 26 Mar 1877, Middlefield, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

viii. ELIZABETH CHEESMAN, b. 01 Feb 1795, Middlefield, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

ix. SILENCE CHEESMAN, b. 01 Oct 1796, Middlefield, Hampshire, Massachusetts; d. 1838, New York, New York; m. JOHN HALL.

(6) x. LYDIA CHEESMAN, b. 09 Dec 1798, Middlefield, Hampshire, Massachusetts; d. 02 Apr 1873.

(7) xi. EDWARD CHEESMAN, b. 11 Jul 1802, Middlefield, Hampshire, Massachusetts; d. 07 May 1885, Hinsdale, Berkshire, Massachusetts.

xii. ANNA CHEESMAN, b. 05 Aug 1804, Middlefield, Hampshire, Massachusetts; m. ICHOBOD POST.



Generation No. 4

(5) ABEL CHEESMAN (ABEL, EDWARD CHEESEMAN, GEORGE) was born 04 Nov 1792 in Middlefield, Hampshire, Massachusetts, and died 26 Mar 1877 in Middlefield, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He married POLLY BALL.

Children of ABEL CHEESMAN and POLLY BALL are:

i. URIAH FRANK CHEESMAN, b. 18 Apr 1825.

ii. MARY H CHEESMAN, b. 13 Aug 1833; d. 25 Feb 1839.


(6) LYDIA CHEESMAN (ABEL, EDWARD CHEESEMAN, GEORGE) was born 09 Dec 1798 in Middlefield, Hampshire, Massachusetts, and died 02 Apr 1873. She married LEVI MUNCIL COCHRAN, son of SOLOMON COCHRAN and BEULAH VIETS. He was born 10 Mar 1802 in Chelsea, Suffolk, Massachusetts, and died 31 Oct 1860 in Lansing, Allamakee, Iowa.

Children of LYDIA CHEESMAN and LEVI COCHRAN are:

(8) i. SOLOMON L. COCHRAN, b. 1822, Portage Co., Ohio; d. 17 Mar 1879, buried LaMarr Cemetery, Nodaway, Missouri.

(9) ii. CYNTHIA COCHRAN, b. 12 Jan 1829, Aurora, Ohio; d. 11 Jun 1909, Pleasant Prairie, Kenosha, Wisconsin.

iii. SOPHRONA COCHRAN, b. 1836, Ohio.

(10) iv. ELIZABETH RUTH COCHRAN, b. 31 Jan 1841, Ohio; d. 18 Jan 1922, Bloomingdale, Van Buren, Michigan.


(7) EDWARD CHEESMAN (ABEL, EDWARD CHEESEMAN, GEORGE) was born 11 Jul 1802 in Middlefield, Hampshire, Massachusetts, and died 07 May 1885 in Hinsdale, Berkshire, Massachusetts. He married LUCINDA BILL 20 Nov 1834.

Child of EDWARD CHEESMAN and LUCINDA BILL is:

i. EDWIN CHEESMAN, b. 12 May 1847, Hinsdale, Berkshire, Massachusetts.



Generation No. 5

(8) SOLOMON L. COCHRAN (LYDIA CHEESMAN, ABEL, EDWARD CHEESEMAN, GEORGE) was born 1822 in Portage Co., Ohio, and died 17 Mar 1879 and buried LaMarr Cemetery, Nodaway, Missouri. He married (1) DIANTHE DAVIS 12 Oct 1846 in Bristol, Kenosha, Wisconsin. She was born 13 Jun 1820 in Palmer, Hampden, Massachusetts, and died 10 Nov 1873 in Ludlow, Allamakee, Iowa. He married (2) MARY HAWTHORNE 08 Jun 1862 in Tama Co., Iowa. She was born 05 May 1841 in Armaugh, Ireland, and died 05 Sep 1918 in Nodaway, Missouri and buried LaMarr Cemetery, Nodaway, Missouri.

Children of SOLOMON COCHRAN and DIANTHE DAVIS are:

i. CELIA D COCHRAN, b. 06 Apr 1848, Bristol, Kenosha, Wisconsin; d. Bet. 1895 - 1900; m. JOHN GILBERT, 18 Oct 1871; b. Feb 1845, Illinois; d. Bef. 07 Mar 1923.

ii. ALBERT S COCHRAN, b. 07 Jan 1850, Bristol, Kenosha, Wisconsin; m. EMMA HARRIS, 1879; b. Jul 1858, Michigan.

iii. LYDIA S COCHRAN, b. 08 Jul 1852, Bristol, Kenosha, Wisconsin; d. Apr 1929, Sanborn, O'Brien, Iowa; m. DAVID BARKER, 16 Aug 1870, Ludlow, Allamakee, Iowa; b. 20 Nov 1848, Ontario, Canada; d. 11 Nov 1913, Sanborn, O'Brien, Iowa.

iv. EVA M COCHRAN, b. 23 Nov 1853, Bristol, Kenosha, Wisconsin; m. CHAFFEY.

v. CLARA A COCHRAN, b. 27 Jul 1857, Ludlow, Allamakee, Iowa; m. THOMAS SEELY, 1880; b. Jul 1853, New York.

vi. LEE W COCHRAN, b. 23 Jan 1861, Ludlow, Allamakee, Iowa; m. EFFIE J, 1885; b. Oct 1860, Allamakee, Iowa.


Children of SOLOMON COCHRAN and MARY HAWTHORNE are:

vii. CHARLES COCHRAN, d. young.

viii. ALFRED SELLY COCHRAN, b. 08 Nov 1864, Illinois; d. 27 Feb 1927, Nodaway, Missouri, USA; m. (1) CLARA JONES; b. 06 Dec 1869, Stark County, Illinois; d. 25 Jan 1957, Missouri; m. (2) CHLOE GRAHAM, 1904.

ix. JAMES WALTER COCHRAN, b. 11 Sep 1866, Tama Co., Iowa; d. 27 Jun 1931, Missouri; m. SADIE REID, 07 Dec 1891; b. Sep 1867, Pennsylvania; d. 11 Oct 1929.

x. JENNIE MAY COCHRAN, b. 19 Mar 1871, Burlington Junction, Nodaway, Missouri; d. 15 Apr 1885.

xi. SOLOMON EDWARD COCHRAN, b. 05 Jan 1873, Burlington Junction, Nodaway, Missouri; d. 02 Feb 1890.

xii. ANNA MARY COCHRAN, b. 16 Mar 1875, Burlington Junction, Nodaway, Missouri; d. 25 Nov 1906, Burlington Junction, Nodaway, Missouri; m. JAMES FRANKLIN BEARCE, 18 Dec 1895, Missouri; b. 24 Feb 1873, Lewistown, Fulton, Illinois; d. 02 Nov 1927, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.


(9) CYNTHIA COCHRAN (LYDIA CHEESMAN, ABEL, EDWARD CHEESEMAN, GEORGE) was born 12 Jan 1829 in Aurora, Ohio, and died 11 Jun 1909 in Pleasant Prairie, Kenosha, Wisconsin. She married WILLIAM BOOTH CASTLE 31 Mar 1846 in Wisconsin, son of HASTINGS CASTLE and MARY CHAMPLIN. He was born 25 Aug 1816 in Catskill, New York, and died 03 Nov 1907 in Pleasant Prairie, Kenosha, Wisconsin.

Children of CYNTHIA COCHRAN and WILLIAM CASTLE are:

i. ESTELLA CASTLE, b. 02 Mar 1847, Bristol, Kenosha, Wisconsin; d. 19 May 1847, Bristol, Kenosha, Wisconsin.

ii. WILLIAM JAMES CASTLE, b. 09 May 1848, Bristol, Kenosha, Wisconsin; d. 1940, buried Fairview Cemetery, Moffat Co., Colorado; m. (1) MRS. EMMA BALLOW, 1880, Kansas; b. Sep 1848, Rhode Island; d. 1922, buried Fairview Cemetery, Moffat Co., Colorado. He m. (2) MARY; b. 1868; d. 1948, buried Fairview Cemetery, Moffat Co., Colorado;

iii. LOUISA M. CASTLE, b. 26 Dec 1852, Bristol, Kenosha, Wisconsin; d. 26 May 1932, South Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

iv. ELIZABETH ROSELLA CASTLE, b. 14 May 1863, Bristol, Kenosha, Wisconsin; d. 14 Dec 1938, Siam, Taylor, Iowa; m. ELBERT GEORGE LARABEE, 25 Nov 1881, Bristol, Kenosha Co., WI; b. 24 Oct 1857, Wilmot, Kenosha, Wisconsin; d. 30 Dec 1924, Burlington Junction, Nodaway, Missouri.

v. LEWIS EMERY CASTLE, b. 21 Jun 1868, Bristol, Kenosha, Wisconsin; d. 01 May 1938, Chicago, Cook, Illinois; m. IDA MARIE SILGMAN, 18 Mar 1902, South Milwaukee, WI; b. 20 Sep 1875, Manchester, Green Lake, Wisconsin; d. 22 Jan 1967, Oconomowoc, WI.


(10) ELIZABETH RUTH COCHRAN (LYDIA CHEESMAN, ABEL, EDWARD CHEESEMAN, GEORGE) was born 31 Jan 1841 in Ohio, and died 18 Jan 1922 in Bloomingdale, Van Buren, Michigan. She married FRANCIS ELDRED SMITH 04 Oct 1858 in Paynetta, Columbia, Wisconsin. He was born 27 Oct 1838 in Erie, Crawford, Pennsylvania, and died 13 Feb 1900 in Beemer, Cuming, Nebraska.

Children of ELIZABETH COCHRAN and FRANCIS SMITH are:

i. LEWIS H SMITH, b. Aug 1859, Allamakee, Iowa; d. 1909, Beemer, Cuming, Nebraska.

ii. JESSE SMITH, b. Abt. 1863, Columbia, Wisconsin.

iii. WILLIAM DEMPSTER SMITH, b. Abt. 1864, Leeds, Columbia, Wisconsin; m. LOUISE WELNA, 24 Nov 1891, West Point, Cuming, Nebraska; b. 08 Apr 1864, Bohemia; d. 02 Jun 1923, Cuming, Nebraska.

iv. MARIAN LOUISE SMITH, b. 25 Sep 1865, Leeds, Columbia, Wisconsin; d. 24 Mar 1948, Bend, Deschutes, Oregon; m. (1) CHARLES WESLEY FOX, 13 Feb 1887, Cumings, Nebraska; b. 20 Aug 1862, Tazewell, Illinois; d. 05 Jul 1887, Cumings, Nebraska; m. (2) ALBERT SPRINGSTUBE, 08 Jan 1889, Cumings, Nebraska; b. 08 Dec 1861, Dearborn, Michigan; d. 14 Oct 1939, Bend, Deschutes, Oregon.

v. JOHN FLETCHER SMITH, b. May 1867, Leeds, Columbia, Wisconsin; d. 1944, Cuming, Nebraska; m. WINNEFRED V; b. Sep 1871, Bohemia; d. 1956, Cuming, Nebraska.

vi. FRANK ELDRED SMITH, b. 25 Sep 1869, Leeds, Columbia, Wisconsin; d. 1951; m. CORA ELIZA HUNTER, Abt. 1894; b. Oct 1869, Iowa City, Iowa; d. Abt. 1916, Bloomingdale, Van Buren, Michigan.

vii. FREDERICK SMITH, b. Abt. 1877, Leeds, Columbia, Wisconsin.

viii. ANNE SMITH, b. Abt. 1879, Leeds, Columbia, Wisconsin.


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