Ruth Jackman Cheney was born 21 April 1741 in Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts to Timothy Jackman (1702-1787) and Hannah Chute (1700-1787) and died 19 February 1774 Rowley, Essex County, Massachusetts of unspecified causes. She married Elias Cheney (1741-1832) 9 March 1768 in Byfield, Essex County, Massachusetts.
|Offspring of Elias Cheney, Sr. and Ruth Jackman (1741-1774)|
|Paul Jackman Cheney (1771-)|
|Elias Cheney (1773-1805)||1773 Sanbornton, Belknap County, New Hampshire||13 November 1805 Sanbornton, Belknap County, New Hampshire||Sarah Burbank (1766-1800) Sarah Burbank (1766-1800) Mary Prescott (1766-1840)|
- New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial: A Record of the ..., Volume 2, pg 620, by William R Cutter.
- Cheney Family Ancestry
- Elias Cheney Immigrant Ancestors
- John Cheney List of Famous Descendants