Charles M Cheatwood, son of William (Charles) Cheatwood (of 1856 Cass Co, Nebraska, & 1860 Wilkes Co, NC), son of Thomas Cheatwood (of 1850 Surry Co, NC), son of John Chitwood (m. Rhoda), son of John Chitwood (of Franklin Co, VA, m. Elizabeth Tillotson), son of Matthias Cheatwood.There are still a lot of unknowns (need county court records, etc), but this appears to be sequence of events for Charles M. Cheatwood based on your information and census records:
m(1) 1896, Alberta ..., had son Guthrie, b Nov 1896 NC
m(2) 1898, Rosamond (Rose) Edwards, b Jan 1879 NC, div 1899, had dau Alberta (Bertie), b May 1899 NC
m(3) 1901, Sarah J. Kennedy, b 1875 NC, had son Fay, b 1902 NC, Sarah was living with her parents in 1910 & was a patient in State Hosp in Burke Co, NC by 1920 [unsure of this marriage, but if this was to Charles M., then marriage only lasted a year.]
m(4) 1902, Ola ..., b 1882 KS, had sons, Chandos?, b 1903 KS, & Walden, b 1911KS, Ola was still living with Charlie in 1920.
…1900 Census Mercer Co, IL, New Boston Twp, ED 75-1-8:
Charles Cheatwood 32 Farm Laborer (m-4) boarder b Jan 1868 NC(NC-NC), e/w family of Albert & Esther Ives, b IL
…1900 Census Allegheny Co, NC, Glade Creek Twp, ED 163-2-49:
William Edwards 62 Farmer (m-38) b Aug 1837 VA(NC-NC), Lucy C. Edwards 55 wife (m-38) 9 ch 8 living b Mar 1845 VA(VA-VA), Conway Edwards 18 son b June 1881 NC(VA-VA), Walter Edwards 16 son b Sept 1883 NC(VA-VA), Rosamond Cheatwood 21 dau (m-2) 1 ch 1 living b Jan 1879 NC(VA-VA), Guthrie Cheatwood 3 GS b Nov 1896 NC(NC-?), Bertie Cheatwood 1 GD b May 1899 NC(NC-NC).
…1910 Census Wilkes Co, NC, Trap Hill Twp, ED 179-7-1 family #123:
Pherbey Kennedy 57 F (wd) 9 ch 8 living b 1853 NC(NC-NC), Collie Kennedy 29 dau (S) Farmer b 1881 NC(NC-NC), Harden N. Kennedy 19 son Farm Laborer b 1891 NC(NC-NC), Sarrah J. Cheatwood 35 dau (m1-9) 1 ch 1 living b 1875 NC(NC-NC), Fay Cheatwood 8 GS b 1902 NC(NC-NC).
…1910 Census Johnson Co, KS, Lexington, ED 103-3-76 family #81:
Charles Cheatwood 41 Ad Salesman (m1-8) b 1869 NC(NC-NC), Ola Ceatwood 28 wife (m1-8) 1 ch 1 living b 1882 KS(NC-NC)
…1910 Census Johnson Co, KS, Lexington Twp, ED 103-3-78 family #82:
Lyle Beecroft 25 House painter (m1-3) b 1885 KS(KS-IN), Nana Beecroft 22 wife (m1-3) 1 ch 1 living b 1888 KS(NC-NC), Martin Beecroft 1 son b 1909 KS(KS-KS), Chaudis Cheatwood 7 sis (bro?) b 1903 KS(NC-NC)---???
…1920 Census Burke Co, NC, Morgantown Twp, Shelby Rd, ED 202-13-71:
Sarah J. Cheatwood 44 (md) b 1876 NC(US-US), e/w State Hospital for the Insane
…1920 Census Shawnee Co, KS, Topeka, 2nd Ward, 4th Pct, 626 Lake St, ED 159-9-39:
Charley Cheatwood 52 Salesman grocery b 1868 NC(NC-KS), Ola Cheatwood 38 wife b 1882 KS(NC-KS), Chandos? Cheatwood 17 son Salesman grocery b 1903 KS(NC-KS), Walder Cheatwood 9-4/12 son b 1911 KS(NC-KS).