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Clergyman , army officer

John Milton Chivington, American clergyman, army officer. member Order of Masons, 1864.

Background

Chivington, John Milton was born on January 27, 1821 in Warren County, Ohio, United States. Son of Isaac and Jane (Runyon) Chivington.

Career

Worked with his brothers in family’s small timber business, later became carpenter’s apprentice. Major 1st Colorado Volunteers, 1861, promoted col. Engaged in freighting bus.

Membership

Member Order of Masons, 1864.

Connections

Married Martha Rollason, 1840. Married second, Mistress. Children: Thomas, Elizabeth Jane, Sarah.

father:
Isaac Chivington

mother:
Jane (Runyon) Chivington

spouses:
Martha Rollason

Mistress

children:
Thomas Chivington

Elizabeth Jane Chivington

Sarah Chivington