John Chester was born 17 August 1785 in Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States to John Chester (1749-1809) and Elizabeth Huntington (1757-1834) and died 12 January 1829 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States of unspecified causes. He married Rebecca Ralston (1791-1856) 1 June 1818 in Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, United States.
|Offspring of John Chester and Rebecca Ralston (1791-1856)|
|Sarah Ralston Chester (1819-1891)|
|Elizabeth Huntington Chester (1820-1891)|
|Hannah Chauncey Chester (1822-1895)|
|Mary Wells Chester (1825-1893)|
|Rebecca Ralston Chester (1826-1890)|
|Maria Dorsey Chester (-)|