Robert Chestnut born in 1764 at Darrock, County Antrim, Ireland, s/o Samuel and Annie (Clements) Chestnut, d. 10 Jan 1846, m. Margaret McPherson b. c1772, d. 26 Jul 1860. The family moved to Ayr, Scotland then to Saint John, NB, then after 1836 to Fredericton, York County.
1) Robert Chestnut Jr. born 1797, d. 24 Jan 1859, married Margaret Anthony: had issue.
PANB:MC1/Chestnut, 1 page: file contains one pedigree chart, 1934.
See also PANB:MC15 R.Chestnut and Sons, Fredericton.
See also PANB:MC80/132 Lillian M.B. Maxwell’s The old grave-yard, pages 82-83.