I am the great-granddaughter of Napoleon Bonepart Chalfant and his second wife Amanda Angeline (Speke) Chalfant. N.B.'s first wife was Caroline (Bourquin) Chalfant; they had two sons Edward B. Chalfant b.1876 Otto A. Chalfant b. 1878 Amanda was Napoleon's second wife and mother of eight kids: Leon b.1898 Garred b. 1890 Marie b. 1893 d.1987 Clifford b. 1895 Emma b. 1899 d. 1968 Theodore (Henry) b. 1902 d. 1962 Rachel b. 1905 d. 1974 Luclie b. 1907 d.1998
Luclie Chalfant was my paternal grandmother.
The above I know from census records.
The following is anectodal: Abner C. Chalfant was married to Hannah (Brashear) Chalfant in 1812 in Ohio. The had two kids: David Margaret d. 1835 Abner's second wife was Rachel (McDonough) Chalfant, and their kids were: Napoleon Bonepart b. 1846 d. 1939 Theodore P. b.1849 d. 1856 John F. b. 1858 d. 1881 Cassius b. 1860d. 1878
* I am looking for the parents of Abner C. Chalfant, b:1787 Brownsville, PA, d. 1865 Clay County, IL*