John McBride McChesney Sr

Born: 06-08-1877 in Stuarts Draft, VA
Died: 11-18-1965

Father: Zacharia Johnston McChesney     12-13-1849 to 07-06-1884
Mother: Mary Belle Highland     03-20-1855 to 01-26-1879

Spouse1: Mary Margaret Timberlake     05-12-1880 to 03-21-1957

Child1: John McBride McChesney Jr.     09-09-1908
Child2: Mary Evelyn McChesney     06-24-1910
Child3: William Timberlake McChesney Sr.     07-11-1914
Child4: David Highland McChesney     07-02-1918
Child5: LaMonte Bell McChesney     10-25-1921
Child6: Sue Austin McChesney     07-22-1923

John is descended from Stephan Austin who went to Texas with family friend, Sam Houston. Dr. Robert McChesney was the family doctor to Robert E. Lee in Rockbridge. John had a general mercantile store in the oldest building in Stuart's Draft, VA. Then spent 38 years with White Brothers Clothing Store in Waynesboro. Then 5 years with Wayne Interior Ship Builders. Buried at Tinkling Spring Church, Fishersville, VA.

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