John Chaigneau

John Chaigneau

Male 1717 - 1789  (71 years)    Has 11 ancestors and 11 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name John Chaigneau 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born 1 Jun 1717 
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Mar 1789 
    Person ID I791305  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 

    Father John Chaigneau,   b. ca 1687,   d. 1748  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Mother Margaret Martyn,   b. 1684,   d. 1757  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1707 
    Siblings 4 siblings 
    Family ID F321270  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susannah Smith 
    Married 1 Jun 1745 
    Children 
     1. Margaret Chaigneau,   b. May 1748,   d. Sep 1748  (Age ~ 0 years)
     2. Rev. John Clement Chaigneau,   b. 22 Jul 1749,   d. 4 Mar 1776  (Age 26 years)
    +3. Hannah Chaigneau,   b. 22 Jul 1750,   d. 1837  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F321282  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Histories
    lawsuit between the two Chaigneau brothers and General Strode, Colonel of the 62nd regiment
    lawsuit between the two Chaigneau brothers and General Strode, Colonel of the 62nd regiment

  • Notes 
    • Treasurer of the Ordnance
    • spent all his life in Dublin, first at College Green and later in Clare Street.
      He was appointed Chief Chamberlain of the Exchequer on 19th April 1748 and Treasurer of the Ordnance in 1763.
      He also held other appointments associated with Dublin and Dublin Castle, the then seat of government.
      Tate Wilkinson described his house in College Green as one of the “Palaces” of Dublin. On his death, his son-in-law, William Colvill, succeeded to the Paymastership of the Widows’ Pensions, a sinecure worth £1,500 a year.


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