Featured Gravestone – Margaret Chinn

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Section:  St. Peter’s Episcopal

Material:  White marble

Simple stone with darkening and a few pits.  Bottom half is broken off.  Inscription is legible.

Inscription:  In Memory of Margaret Chinn Consort of Edward Chinn who died on the 17th of Nov. 1820 Aged 78 yrs and 27 days.

The wife of Edward Chinn, Margaret spent much of her early live divided between Montreal and Albany.  Like her husband, her father, John Livingston, was active as a trader in Canada prior to the Revolutionary War.  Her mother was Catharina, daughter of Dirck Ten Broeck and Margarita Cuyler.  Following her husband’s death, Margaret lived in Albany at 26 Maiden Lane.

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  1. Pingback: Featured Gravestones – Edward Chinn. Esq. | albanychurchgrounds

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