Chambers Family Heritage


Theodore C. HOOD [Parents] was born 1 about 1838 in Burke County, North Carolina. He died . He married 2 Elizabeth A. CHAMBERS on 13 Feb 1859 in Caldwell County, North Carolina.

Theodore Hood's occupation was listed as farmer in the 1880 U.S. Census. It showed that the family lived at Johns River in Caldwell County, North Carolina.

Elizabeth A. CHAMBERS [Parents] was born in 1839. She died . She married 1 Theodore C. HOOD on 13 Feb 1859 in Caldwell County, North Carolina.

They had the following children:

  F i Ann E. HOOD "Annie" was born 1 about 1864. She died .
  F ii Ellen HOOD was born 1 about 1866. She died .
  M iii James K. HOOD was born 1 about 1868. He died .
  M iv William E. HOOD was born 1 about 1870. He died 2 before 1880.
  F v Amber HOOD
  F vi Nina HOOD was born 1 about 1878. She died .
  F vii Birdie HOOD was born 1 about 1880. She died .

Thomas Elisha PUETT [Parents] 1 was born on 20 Aug 1844 in Caldwell County, North Carolina. He died on 20 Nov 1845. He married Amber HOOD.

Amber HOOD [Parents] was born 1 on 10 Jul 1875. She died . She married Thomas Elisha PUETT.


John PUETT [Parents] 1 was born in 1769 in Bedford County, Virginia. He died on 30 Apr 1837 in Burk County, North Carolina. He was buried in 1800. He married Mary PUETT.

Other marriages:
SPENCER, Eady

Mary PUETT 1 was born about 1773 in Burke County, North Carolina. She died . She married John PUETT.

Mary Puett's maiden name is not known.

They had the following children:

  M i Joseph PUETT
  F ii Mary PUETT 1 was born on 21 Aug 1795 in Burke County, North Carolina. She died on 26 Jan 1894 in Lexington, McLean County, Illinois.
  M iii William PUETT 1 was born on 12 Mar 1797 in Burke County, North Carolina. He died on 3 Jul 1897. He was buried in Jul 1879.
  M iv John PUETT 1 was born on 2 Sep 1798 in Burke County, North Carolina. He died on 16 Jun 1872 in Caldwell County, North Carolina. He was buried in Jun 1872.
  F v Frances PUETT 1 was born on 28 Aug 1800 in Burke County, North Carolina. She died about 1800/1801.

John PUETT [Parents] 1 was born in 1769 in Bedford County, Virginia. He died on 30 Apr 1837 in Burk County, North Carolina. He was buried in 1800. He married Eady SPENCER.

Other marriages:
PUETT, Mary

Eady SPENCER was born about 1757 in Bedford County, Virginia. She died . She married John PUETT.


Joseph PUETT [Parents] 1 was born on 16 Apr 1794 in Burke County, North Carolina. He died on 8 Jan 1862 in Caldwell County, North Carolina. He was buried in Jan 1862 in Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, at Collier's Cemetery. He married Elizabeth COLLIER about 1815.

Elizabeth COLLIER [Parents] 1 was born on 12 Dec 1791 in Burke County, North Carolina. She died on 12 Mar 1833 in Burke County, North Carolina. She was buried in Caldwell County, North Carolina, at Collier Cemetery. She married Joseph PUETT about 1815.

They had the following children:

  M i John W PUETT 1 was born on 4 Oct 1815 in Burke County, North Carolina. He died on 9 May 1875.
  F ii Mary Elvera PUETT
  M iii James Asbury PUETT
  M iv William Monroe PUETT
  M v Joseph Nelson PUETT 1 was born on 2 Apr 1825 in Burke County, North Carolina. He died .
  M vi Elisha PUETT 1 was born on 12 Jul 1836 in Burke County, North Carolina. He died .
  M vii A. P. (Pink) PUETT

William Monroe PUETT [Parents] 1 was born on 16 Apr 1820 in Burke County, North Carolina. He died about 5 Nov 1890. He married Eveline D.R. WILSON on 8 Dec 1842.

Eveline D.R. WILSON 1 was born on 25 Dec 1820 in Burke County, North Carolina. She died on 7 Dec 1897. She was buried in Dec 1897. She married William Monroe PUETT on 8 Dec 1842.

They had the following children:

  F i Daughter of William Monroe and Eveline PUETT 1 was born on 27 Aug 1843 in Caldwell County, North Carolina. She died on 12 Sep 1844 in Fanfield, Van Buren County, Arkansas.
  M ii Thomas Elisha PUETT
  F iii Laura E. PUETT 1 was born on 29 Aug 1846 in Caldwell County, North Carolina. She died on 5 Jan 1924. She was buried in Jan 1924.
  F iv Mary Ella PUETT 1 was born on 17 Jul 1848 in Caldwell County, North Carolina. She died on 28 Oct 1849 in Van Buren County, Arkansas. She was buried in Oct 1849.
  M v William Jethro PUETT 1 was born on 17 Dec 1850 in Caldwell County, North Carolina. He died on 17 Aug 1926. He was buried in Aug 1926.
  M vi Henry E. PUETT 1 was born on 16 Jan 1853 in North Carolina. He died .
  F vii Catherine E. PUETT 1 was born on 29 Aug 1855 in North Carolina. She died on 25 Aug 1856 in Van Buren County, Arkansas. She was buried in Aug 1856.
  M viii Samuel Finley PUETT 1 was born on 1 Aug 1857 in North Carolina. He died on 14 Jan 1935. He was buried in Jan 1935 in Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, at Bellview Cemetery.
  F ix Emma Hill PUETT 1 was born on 18 Feb 1859 in North Carolina. She died .
  F x Eveliner C. PUETT 1 was born on 18 May 1862 in North Carolina. She died .

James COLLIER 1 was born in 1756/1765 in England. He died on 7 Mar 1820 in Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina. He was buried in Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, at Collier's Cemetery. He married Mary COLLIER in 1788.

Mary COLLIER 1 was born about 1774 in Burke County, North Carolina. She died in Northern Alabama. She was buried in Caldwell County, North Carolina, at Collier Cemetery or possibly Northern Alabama. She married James COLLIER in 1788.

Mary Collier's maiden name is not known.

They had the following children:

  F i Elizabeth COLLIER

James HOOD 1 was born about 1805 in Burke County, North Carolina. He died . He married Mrs. Hudotia HOOD about 1834 in Burke County, North Carolina.

Mrs. Hudotia HOOD 1 was born about 1813 in Burke County, North Carolina. She died . She married James HOOD about 1834 in Burke County, North Carolina.

Hudotia Hood's maiden name is not known.

They had the following children:

  F i Catherine HOOD 1 was born about 1836 in Burke County, North Carolina. She died .
  M ii Theodore C. HOOD
  M iii Gaston HOOD 1 was born about 1840 in Burke County, North Carolina. He died .
  F iv Caroline HOOD 1 was born in 1845 in Caldwell County, North Carolina. She died .
  M v McDonald James HOOD 1 was born in Dec 1849 in Caldwell County, North Carolina. He died .

John C. PUETT [Parents] 1 was born in 1799 in Burke County, North Carolina. He died on 12 Nov 1848 in Benton County, Arkansas. He was buried in Nov 1848. He married 2 Harriet Matilda CHAMBERS on 29 Sep 1829 in Burke County, North Carolina.

Harriet Matilda CHAMBERS [Parents] was born 1 in 1810/1812 in Burke County, North Carolina. She died 2 in Bell County, Texas. She married 3 John C. PUETT on 29 Sep 1829 in Burke County, North Carolina.

Other marriages:
VESTAL, William L.

After the death of William Puett, Harriet Chambers married William Vestal and they operated the Eagle Tavern, which is still standing and is an historical landmark in Bentonville, Arkansas. After the Civil War, they traveled the Butterfield Trail to Moffat, in Bell County, Texas, where Mr. Vestal ran a general mercantile business and took in boarders.

They had the following children:

  F i Harriet PUETT "Bescha" 1 was born about 1828 in Burke County, North Carolina. She died .
  F ii Nancy Adeline PUETT
  M iii James Or John PUETT 1 was born in 1843 in Benton County, Arkansas. He died . The cause of death was assassinated a short time after return from the army.
  M iv William E. PUETT
  F v Alice Johnson PUETT

James harrison EVETTS [Parents] was born in 1806 in Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee. He died on 8 Mar 1856 in Boonville, Brazos County, Texas. He married Julian PRICE on 8 Sep 1831 in Austin's Colony, Texas.

Julian PRICE died on 28 Jul 1843 in Brazos County, Texas. She married James harrison EVETTS on 8 Sep 1831 in Austin's Colony, Texas.

They had the following children:

  M i William Caperton EVETTS

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