Descendants of John Chandler (1600 – 1658)
Genetic Chandler Family Group 7A The earliest known ancestor of Genetic Chandler Family 7A is John Chandler, believed to be the John, son of John, christened at St Margaret’s Church, Westminster, London, England on September 7, 1600. Follow this link to read the story of Genetic Chandler Family 7A.
The John Chandler descendants on this page and the descendants of other Chandler lines on the members/lineages home page do not constitute the entire membership of the CFA but only those who have chosen to post their lineage.
The CFA has devised a branch method of sorting through the many descendants of John Chandler. The line of descent through John Chandler’s first son, John Jr., ended with John IV in 1728. John Chandler’s descendants through his second son, Robert, fit into one of the following branches:
The branches that are underlined above are active links. Clicking on a link will jump you to the CFA members of that line who have chosen to be included on this page. At this time, no CFA members in the JRR>John line are listed.
The first box below, DNA Group 7A — Incomplete Lineages, lists some CFA members who are connected to Group 7A through DNA test results but whose lineage is incomplete. If you can provide any assistance to these members as they continue researching their Chandler line, your help will be appreciated.
In the other boxes below, branch designations on the top line are followed by the specific lineage of each descendant and the descendant’s name and email link. If you decide to list your lineage here, email Claudia at and please follow this general format.
The lineages on this page are posted as provided by the members, and the CFA makes no representation regarding accuracy. All e-mail address links on this web site are encoded for the security of our members. The addresses appear to be text but are actually a graphic image.
If you would like your lineage included on this page, please contact Claudia at . If you want your personal family history website included with your lineage listing, send the link to Claudia. Look for this graphic – – to find web page links on this page. Members’ pages are not under the control of the CFA, which makes no claims as to their accuracy.
|DNA Group 7A — Incomplete Lineages
This special table lists CFA members who are connected to Group 7A by DNA test results but who have an incomplete lineage and cannot confirm descent from one of the known branches of John Chandler descendants elsewhere on this page. If you have helpful suggestions, they would be appreciated.
|Unknown Chandler in TN or AL > James Silas Jernigan (born about 1850, died 22 May 1923, Tarrant City, Jefferson County, AL, buried at Marvin’s Chapel Cemetery, Pinson) > Franklin Henry Jernigan (3rd child of J. S. Jernigan, born 16 April 1878, in Marshall County, AL, died 23 July 1967, in Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL, buried at Marvin’s Chapel Cemetery, Pinson) > Frankie William Jernigan (4th child of F. H. Jernigan, born about 1910, in Irondale, Jefferson County, AL, died 9 November 1982, in Bessemer, Jefferson County, AL, buried at Jefferson Memorial Gardens, Trussville)||Barry Jernigan
A Chandler/Jernigan Connection?
|William Chandler (sometimes William Chandley, William Chanler or William Chanley) b circa 1827-1835 NC; d 19 May 1862, Richmond, Virginia > Clinton Alexander Chandler b 9 Aug 1857 Rowan County NC; d 15 Oct 1924 Rock Hill, York County, SC > Marshall Carr “Carl” Chandler (a twin, 7th child of C.A. Chandler) b 17 Feb 1901, York County, SC; d 23 May 1966 West Columbia, Lexington County, SC > Thomas Clinton Chandler, Sr. b 28 July 1927 Great Falls, Chester County, SC; d 25 June 1995 Lesslie, SC||Thomas Clinton “Clint” Chandler, Jr.
> Thomas Clinton “Tommy” Chandler III
|John>Robert>John>John (known as Peedee John) >(New)|
|Joseph Chandler > John Chandler > Samuel Chandler > Samuel Mallory Chandler > James Mallory Chandler > Roland Mallory Chandler >||Norma Chandler Baker
|John>Robert>Robert>Timothy>(known as JRR-Timothy line)|
|Elizabeth Chandler Banks > William Randd Banks > Martha E. Banks Hudson > Martha Frances Hudson Clayton > Frances Leona Clayton Green > Pauline Green Mayfield > Arnold Garland Mayfield|