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27, 1873. Both were buried in Ashford. He was for fifty years a Deacon in the
Ashford Congregational Church, in which his father had held the same office.
December 14, 1862, he and his wife joined the Warrenville, Conn., Baptist Church.
He was a farmer and held many positions of trust during his lifetime, being six
times elected to the State Legislature, and holding the offices of Selectman, Asses-
sor and Judge of Probate. He was honored and respected by all. He had a dark
complexion, hazel eyes, and was six feet in height.

Children, born in Ashford:

3142 i Maryettas ChafTee, born December 9, 1822; married there, January
26, 1846, Warren W. Lyon of that place, who died in Brooklyn,
N. Y., November 9, 1864, aged forty-seven, and was buried in
Greenwood Cemetery; he had a light complexion, blue eyes, and
was six feet in height; she had a dark complexion, blue eyes, and
was five feet in height; after marriage they lived in Brooklyn, he



SEVENTH GENERATION 295

being a merchant doing business in New York City; after his
death, his widow returned to Ashford, where she Uved with her
mother and father, and where, in 1884, she was still living; she
united with the Congregational Church at the age of thirty.
+ 3143 ii Philo Chaffee, born August 5, 1826; married Mary A, H, Cady.

1301 Lois 7 ChafEee (Abner,8 David,5 David,* Uavid,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas i)
was born in Ashford, Conn., September 24, 1798, and died September 9, 1872.
She married, November 29, 1820, Philip, son of Lemuel Corbin. He was a prom-
inent farmer and business m-an, born in Union, Conn., April 4, 1797, and died
in West Hartford, Conn., July 24, 1881. They hved in WilUngton, Conn., and
in 1833 moved to West Hartford. She was buried in New Britain, Conn.



born October 26, 1824; married Francina T.



Children :


3144


i Hezekiah » Corbin


3145


ii Waldo Corbin.


+ 3146


iii Philip Corbin Jr




Whiting.


3147


iv Lois Corbin.


3148


V Frank Corbin.


3149


vi Angelona Corbin.


3150


vii William Corbin.


3151


viii Andrew Corbin.


3152


ix George Corbin.


3153


X Elbert Corbin.



1302 William ^ ChafEee (Abner,6 David,^ David,^ David,3 Nathaniel,2
Thomas i) was born in Ashford, Conn., April 22, 1801, and died in Indianapolis,
Ind., March 4, 1867. He married in Herkimer, N. Y., October 7, 1831, Abigail,
daughter of Ebenezer Thayer of that place. She died in Winchester, Ind., Febru-
ary 22, 1868, and was buried there. Mr. Chaffee had a dark complexion, black
eyes, and was five feet in height. He lived in Hartford City, Ind., and in Indian-
apolis. He was a Baptist minister.

Children :
+ 3154 i Ann Hasselton « Chaffee, born August 3, 1833; married Andrew J.
Neff.

3155 ii Lois M. Chaffee, born August 5, 1837; died August 14, 1840.

3156 iii WiUiam Carey Chaffee, born April 2, 1838; residence, 1884, Hunting-

ton, Ind.; a physician.

3157 iv Harriet A. Chaffee, born October 20, 1839; married Cline;

residence, 1884, Hartford City.

3158 V Ebenezer Thayer Chaffee, born September 22, 1841; residence, 1884,

Hartford City; a railroad agent.

3159 vi John Quincy A. Chaffee, born October 9, 1843; died February 19,

1867; a physician; an officer in the army, during the Civil War.

3160 vii Alfred Burgess Chaffee, born in Lima, O., April 12, 1847; married in

Roanoke, Ind., August 2, 1876, Margretta W., daughter of John
Jamieson of that place; she died October 23, 1879; residence,
1884, Roanoke.

1312 Louisa ^ ChafEee (David,6 David,^ David,* David,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas i)
was born in Navarino, N. Y., August 10, 1801, and married in 1822, Isaac Pardy
Wood, who died before 1883, when she was living in Navarino.

Children:
3161 i David » Wood, married Aurilla Church.



296 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

3162 ii Enos Wood, married Marilla Nodine.

3163 iii Cynthia Wood.

3164 iv Priscilla Wood, married George Gibbs.

3165 V Jemiette Wood, married George Cummings.

3166 vi Pamela Wood, married Oliver Cummings.

3167 vii Pardy I. Wood, married Abzina Slade.

3168 viii Lucinda Wood, married Edwin Hough.

3169 ix Orry Wood, killed in Pittsburg Landing, July 30, 1839(?).

1313 Ralph 7 Chafee (David,6 David,^ David,* David,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas i)
was born in Navarino, N. Y., April 12, 1803, and died. He married there, June 9,
1830, Anna, daughter of Micah Wetherbee of Spafford, N. Y. She died April 19,
1884, aged seventy-six years, seven months and nineteen days. He was a farmer
and mechanic, having invented some improvements in saw-mill machinery and in
road grading. He laid out many new roads and graded others, always getting the
lightest grades possible. He was much interested in the science of the origin and
evolution of man. In 1883 he lived in Onondaga, N. Y.

Children :

3170 i Judson Ralph » Chafee, born March 20, 1831 ; died September 14, 1835.

3171 ii Jane Chafee, born April 3, 1833; died about 1850, aged seventeen.

3172 iii Andrew Jackson Chafee, born January 7, 1835; died in Gettysburg,

Pa., August 16, 1863, in the United States Hospital.

3173 iv Martin Van Buren Chafee, born March 4, 1837; died in 1884; married

Mercy Bradford.

3174 V John T. Chafee, born April 5, 1839; married Harriet Melissa Booth;

served in the Civil War and was a prisoner for ten and one-half
months in Texas.

3175 vi Enoch Marks Chafee, born August 18, 1843; married Emeline French.

3176 vii Alma Chafee, born March 16, 1847; married in 1868, Wallace Crosby.

3177 viii Adelaide Chafee, born January 24, 1849.

1314 David ^ Chafee, Jr. (David,e David,^ David,* David,3 Nathaniel,^
Thomas 1), was born in Navarino, N. Y., February 16, 1805, and married (1) in
Otisco, N. Y., February 6, 1834, Betsey, daughter of Benjamin Kenyon of that
place. She died February 25, 1849, and he married (2) Mary, daughter of Chauncey
G. Lewis of Pompey, N. Y. He was a carpenter and farmer, and was for a time
Town Supervisor. In 1883 he was retired from business and living in Onondaga
Valley, N. Y.

Children, by first wife:

3178 i George « Chafee, born June 25, 1839; died in Tyler Hollow, N. Y., July

26, 1841.

3179 ii Byron R. Chafee, born June 9, 1841 ; died in Marcellus, N. Y., May 7,

1870.

3180 iii Alice Chafee, born November 25, 1844; married, December 3, 1867,

William M. Haines of Iowa; residence, 1883, Belvidere, 111.

Children, by second wife:

3181 iv David Chafee, Jr., born October 31, 1852; died June 10, 1858; buried in

Manlius, N. Y.

3182 V Betsey Marsylvin Chafee, born February 17, 1859; married, September

26, 1876, William J. Bassett of Liverpool, N, Y., who died in Jack-
sonville, Fla., April 12, 1880.

1315 Abner ^ Chaffee (David,^ David,^ David,* David,3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomasi )
was born in Navarino, N. Y., June 7, 1806, and died in Palermo, N. Y., March 31,



SEVENTH GENERATION 297

1880. He married in Otisco, N. Y., November 8, 1832, Julia Ann, daughter of
David Judson Hurlbut of that place. He bought eighty acres of land in Palermo
in 1832, and moved there that year. He lived there until his death, and was
buried in Fulton, N. Y. He was a farmer and was Town Supervisor for several
years, superintending the construction of a plank road through the town. In 1883
his widow was living in Oswego, N. Y.

Children :
+ 3183 i David Judson » Chaffee, born May 6, 1835; married Louisa BroadwelL
+ 3184 ii Willis Gaylord Chaffee, born November 4, 1838; married Martha T.
Dickinson.
3185 iii Clinton Chaffee, born June 20, 1844; died March 26, 1876; married,
October 27, 1874, Emma, claughter of William Newton of Fulton;
no children; he was a musician.

1316 Comfort Tyler 7 Chafee (David,^ David,^ David,^ David,^ Nathaniel,2
Thomas i) was born in Navarino, N. Y., February 18, 1808, and died there in 1883.
He married in Navarino, February 18, 1808, Ruby Hall. He bought seventy-
two acres of land in Palermo, N. Y., in 1833. At the time of his death he lived
in Navarino, and was buried in East Navarino.

Child:
3186 i Eunice Amelia s Chafee, died April 19, 1866; married James Ross, who
died in the Civil War.

1317 Guy 7 Chaffee (David,^ David,^ David,* David,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas i)
was born in Navarino, N. Y., November 3, 1809, and died in Denver, Colo., January
11, 1897. He married in Ashford, Conn., September 22, 1836, Almira, daughter
of Ezekiel Chapman of that place. In 1836 Mr. Chaffee lived in Onondaga, N. Y.,
the next year he bought land in Palermo, N. Y., and in 1891 he lived in Denver.
He was a carpenter and a farmer. At the age of seventy-two he was strong and
in good health, not needing the use of glasses in his work.

Children :
+ 3187 i Sarah « Chaffee, born January 24, 1841; married Frank Irish.
+ 3188 ii Mary Chaffee, born February 25, 1844; married Silas Hanchett.

1318 George ^ Chafee (David,6 David,^ David,* David,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas i)
was born in Navarino, N. Y., August 16, 1811, and married Lucinda Kenyon.
In 1883 he lived in Belvidere, 111.

Children :

3189 i Lucy » Chafee, married Waterman.

3190 ii Anita Chafee.

3191 iii Lillie Chafee, born about 1856.

iv (Adopted) George Chafee, born about 1858.

1319 WiUiam Harrison ^ Chaffee (Da\ad,8 David,^ David,* David,3 Nathaniel,^
Thomas i) was born in Navarino, N. Y., April 6, 1813, and married Harriet Cross.
In 1883 he lived in Byron, Mich.

Children :

3192 i Euretta » Chaffee, married George Eddy.

3193 ii Harrison Chaffee, a twin, died.

3194 iii Harriet Chaffee, a twin, married William Close De Losse.

3195 iv Seward Chaffee, married Bettie Ruy.

3196 V Carrie Belle Chaffee.



298 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

1320 Eunice ^ Chaffee (David,6 David,^ David, « David,^ Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1)
was born in "Navarino, N. Y., January 9, 1815, and died April 22, 1900. She was
married in Amber, N. Y., December 26, 1843, by Squire Beeman, to Lewis G.
Sprague. In 1884 she lived in Brewerton, N. Y., in the best of health.

Children, the first two born in Onondaga County, N. Y., the last four in Oswego
County, N. Y. :

3197 i Hiram » Sprague, born December 1, 1844; died February 5, 1845.

3198 ii Olive Arminda Sprague, born June 18, 1846; died September 24, 1847.

3199 iii Elnora Sprague, born January 10, 1848; married Osgood Ross.

3200 iv Eudora Sprague, died ^larch 10, 1851, aged ten months.

3201 V Elverton Sprague, died April 10, 1852, aged twenty-four days.
+ 3202 vi Guthrie Sprague, born March 4, 1853; married Frankie Warner.

1321 Joshua ^ Chaffee (David,^ David,^ David,* David, 3 Nathan iel,2 Thomas 1)
was born in Navarino, N. Y., Julj^ 27, 1817, and died there, November 5, 1886.
He married in Navarino, December 30, 1840, Susan Climena, daughter of Jacob
Amidon of Mansfield, Conn., later of Navarino. She died March 13, 1890, and was
buried in that place. She was a member of the Methodist Church. Joshua Chaffee
had a light complexion, gray eyes, and was five feet, nine inches in height. He
was a farmer and he also assisted his brother Ralph in grading roads. He laid out
many new roads, and was Pathmaster in Navarino, where he lived.

Child:
+ 3203 i Burritt « Chaffee, born March 13, 1850; married Laura E. Terry.

1328 Amos Cummings ' Chaffee (Amos,^ David,^ David,* David,^ Nathaniel,^
Thomas 1) was born in Westford, Ashford To-\\Tiship, Conn., March 11, 1812, and
died in Lysander, N. Y., September 16, 1861. He married in Ashford, October
4, 1836, Louisa Chapman, born June 23, 1816, in 1884 living in Meriden, Conn.
Amos Chaffee, Sr., spoke of his son Amos C. as "a perfect boy."

Children :

3204 i Susan Maria s Chaffee, born March 22, 1838; died June 17, 1855.

3205 ii Amos EUas Chaffee, born August 26, 1839; died September 6, 1839.

1329 Dan 7 Chaffee (Amos,6 David,5 David,* David,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas 1)
was born in Westford, Ashford Township, Conn., July 30, 1815, and married in
Ellington, Conn., October 23, 1850, Sophronia, daughter of Calvin Pease of that
place. She was born in Ellington, March 29, 1827. He is a farmer and lived in
Westford, where he held various town offices until 1888, when he moved to Spring-
field, Mass., where in 1900 he was still living. In 1895 he was reported as hale and
hearty, never missing a meal. He has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is five
feet, eight inches in height.

Children :
+ 3206 i Gerrit Hiram « Chaffee, born August 26, 1851; married Jennie L.

Weldon.
+ 3207 ii Mary Louise Chaffee, born April 28, 1856; married Edward F. Farrar.

1330 Julia 7 Chaffee (Daniel,^ David,^ David,* David,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas 1)
was born September 19, 1808, and died in Yates, N. Y., July 5, 1886. She married
(1) in Onondaga, N. Y., December 31, 1827, Samuel Kenyon, born October 7, 1803.
He died November 15, 1852, and she married (2) his brother Benjamin Kenyon,
who died.



SEVENTH GENERATION 299

Children, by first husband :
+ 3208 i Daniel Chaffee ^ Kenyon, born September 5, 1829; married Mary L.
Dugar.

3209 ii Lydia Kenyon, born September 7, 1831 ; married in 1850.

3210 iii Barber Kenyon, born September 6, 1833; married in 1855.

3211 iv Melinda Kenyon, born January 17, 1836; married in 1854.

3212 V Charles Kenyon, born August 29, 1837; married in 1859.

3213 vi Huldah Kenyon, born November 28, 1839; died in November, 1861;

married in 1858.

3214 vii Robert Kenyon, born November 16, 1841 ; died in February, 1842.

3215 viii Harriet Mariah Kenyon, born December 29, 1842; married in 1863,

Andrew J. Bennett; residence, 1893, County Line, N. Y.

3216 ix Diana Amelia Kenyon, born March 28, 1845; died February 18,

1873; married in 1865.

3217 X Samuel C. Kenyon, born August 23, 1847; married in 1868.

3218 xi Julia Ann Kenyon, born March 19, 1850; married in 1870.

1332 Huldah 7 Chaffee (Daniel,6 David,5 David," David,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas
was born in 1820, and married in Yates, N. Y., in 1841, Israel Coon of that place,
a farmer, born in New Jersey in 1818. He had a light complexion, blue eyes, and
was five feet, ten inches in height. In 1893 they lived in Middleport, N. Y., their
family of nine children all living.

Children :

3219 i Orpha « Coon, born April 16, 1842.

3220 ii Edward Coon, born July 2, 1844.

3221 iii Adelaide Coon, born May 27, 1847,

3222 iv Elnora Coon, born July 25, 1850.

3223 V George H. Coon, born June 2, 1853.

3224 vi Jane Coon, born May 25, 1855.

3225 vii Dell Coon, born in 1857.

3226 viii Ella Coon, born in 1862.

3227 ix Emma Coon, a twin, born in 1862.

1333 Samuel C.^ Chaffee (Daniel,^ David,5 David,* David,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas i)
died in Yates, N. Y., November 10, 1865. He married in Onondaga, N. Y., Harriet
Yates. He died on the same place where his father died, as did also his wife.

Child:

3228 i A son, 8 died in Michigan ; he served in the Civil War as Captain and was

confined in Libby Prison for three months; after the war he studied
law in Lockport, N. Y., and was admitted to the Bar; went to Michi-
gan.

1345 Lynds i Chaffee (William,« Atherton,^ Atherton,* David,3 Nathaniel,2
Thomas i) was born in Lyndon, Vt., in 1804, and died in Morristown, Vt., August
14, 1846. He married in Stowe, Vt., in January, 1830, Martha, daughter of John
Alexander of Londonderry, Vt. She died December 12, 1890, and was buried in
Morristown. He had a light complexion, blue eyes, and was six feet in height.
He was a farmer and lived in Morristown.

Children, born in Morristown:
+ 3229 i Mary Emeline ^ Chaffee, born February 3, 1831; married George At-

wood.
+ 3230 ii Dana Lynds Chaffee, born August 28, 1833; married (1) Susan Bagley;
(2) Maria Stevens.
3231 iii Martha Jane Chaffee, born January 9, 1838; died August 26, 1859;
married in Stowe, in January, 1855, Stephen G., son of Stephen
Atwood of Stowe, where they lived; no children; buried in Stowe.



300 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

+ 3232 iv Robinson Joseph Chaffee, born August 6, 1839; married Maria L.
Davis.

+ 3233 V Orson William Chaffee, born April 7, 1845; married Clarinda J. Wake-
field.

1346 Hiram ^ Chaffee (William,« Atherton,^ Atherton,^ David,3 Nathaniel,2
Thomas i) was born in 1806, and died in Stowe, Vt., in January, 1885. He mar-
ried (1) Sophia Parish; (2) Clarissa Martin. He lived in Sterling, Vt., and in
Stowe, where he was buried.

Children :

3234 i Powers 8 Chaffee, residence, 1891, Michigan.

3235 ii Albert Chaffee, died before 1891.

Child, by second wife:
+ 3236 iii Mary E. Chaffee, born July 21, 1860; married Edwin A. Foster.

1347 WiUiam ' Chaffee, Jr. (William,6 Atherton,^ Atherton,* David,^ Na-
thaniel,2 Thomas i), was born in Westminster, Vt., in 1809, and married Chloe
Ferren, born in Croydon, N. H. They lived in Morristown, Stowe, Hyde Park
and Lowell, in 1891 in the latter town.

Children :
+ 3237 i Jackson » Chaffee, born October 26, 1836; married Marion M. Shaw.

3238 ii Susan Chaffee, married Henry Tillotson; residence, 1891, Morrisville,

Vt.

3239 iii George Chaffee, at one time taught among the Lidians in the West;

residence, 1891, Lowell.

3240 iv Royal Chaffee, died in Yorktown, Va., in the Civil War, while serving

in the 10th Vermont Regiment.

3241 v Beckley Chaffee, residence, 1891, Lowell.

3242 vi Clarissa Chaffee, married William Thompson; residence, 1891, Spring-

field, Mass.

3243 vii Levi Chaffee, died young.

3244 viii Flora Chaffee, married Dan Whittemore; residence, 1891, Eden, Vt.

1348 Horace ^ Chaffee (Winiam,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,* David,^ Nathaniel,^
Thomas i) was born in Westminster, Vt., May 18, 1812, and married in Morris-
town, Vt., May 18, 1835, Matilda, daughter of Samuel Reed of Cornish, N. H.
She died January 24, 1880, and was buried in Morristown. Mr. Chaffee is a farmer
and at the time of his marriage lived in Morristown, where in 1891 he was still
living. His home was for seven years in Eden, Vt. He has a light complexion,
blue eyes, and is five feet, eight inches in height.

Children :
+ 3245 i Edwin Horace » Chaffee, born July 2, 1837; married Mary I. Ling.

3246 ii Laura King Chaffee, born May 8, 1843; married Austin Wilkins; resi-

dence, 1891, Morristown.

1349 Nathan Robinson ^ Chaffee (William,^ Atherton.s Atherton,* David,^
Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born in Kirby, Vt., March 12, 1814, and married in
Morristown, Vt., February 3, 1842, Nancy L., daughter of Aaron Wilkins of
Stowe, Vt. He lived in Morristown at the time of his marriage, and later in Ster-
ling, Vt., and Stowe, the latter town being his home in 1891. He is a farmer, has
a light complexion, blue eyes, and is six feet in height.

Children :

3247 i Marcella » Chaffee, born September 3, 1844; married Charles A. Davis;

residence, 1891, Morristown.



SEVENTH GENERATION 301

+ 3248 ii Marcus Chaffee, born September 30, 1847; married (1) Frances Horner;
(2) Ella A. Russell.

3249 iii Sarah Jane Chaffee, born July 18, 1850; married Marillo Wood; resi-

dence, 1891, Morristown.

3250 iv Ellen M. Chaffee, born August 13, 1852; died October 12, 1873.

1350 Hannah 7 Chaffee (William," Atherton,^ Atherton,* David,3 Nathaniel,^
Thomas was born in 1816, and died in Lowell, Vt., in Januar)^, 1891. She mar-
ried Seth Alger, who died in the Civil W^ar. She lived in Stowe, Vt., at the time
of her marriage, and later in Lowell.

Child:
3251 i Franks Alger, residence, 1891, Lowell.

1352 Jefferson ^ Chaffee (Atherton,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,* David, ^ Nathan-
iel,2 Thomas i) was born in W^estminster, Vt., April 12, 1806, and died in Fox
Lake, Wis., June 23, 1889. He married (1) in Canada in December, 1831, Maria,
daughter of Luther Hawes of Canada. She died in Fox Lake in 1859, and was
buried there. She was a member of the Baptist Church, as was her husband, he
having joined at the age of thirty-five. He married (2), December 1, 1860, Ellen
Lattin. He lived in Canada at the time of his first marriage and afterward moved
to Wisconsin, where he lived the rest of his life. He had a fair complexion, blue
eyes, and was five feet, four inches in height. He was a farmer and was loved and
respected by all.

Children, by second wife:

3252 i Marias Chaffee, born August 2, 1861; died January 31, 1885; mar-
ried, February 14, 1884, Curtis E. Meigs; she died of dropsy.
+ 3253 ii Anna Chaffee, born July 27, 1863; married James G. Oliver.

3254 iii Martha Chaffee, born May 6, 1866; married, March 3, 1886, Walter H.

Barnett.

3255 iv Minnie Chaffee, a twin, born May 6, 1866; residence, 1891, Waupun,

Wis.

3256 V Ida May Chaffee, born January 27, 1869.

1353 Constant ^ Chaffee (Atherton," Atherton,^ Atherton,* David,3 Nathan-
iel,2 Thomas i) was born in Westminster, Vt., May 20, 1809, and married in Lynn,
Mass., October 20, 1842, Huldah M. (H.), daughter of Luther Hawes of Newark,
Vt. She was a resident of Lowell, Mass., and a member of the Universalist Church.
He was a carpenter, hewed timbers, and worked on the construction of bridges.
He felled the first trees that were laid in the Hoosac Tunnel. At the time of his
marriage he lived in Lynn, but moved to Cambridge, Mass., in 1843, where he
lived until 1849. He afterward lived in Brattleboro, Vt., and in 1869 moved to
Charlemont, Mass., and in 1896 was living, well and hearty, in East Charlemont.

Children :

3257 i Door Morse « Chaffee, born April 26, 1843; died June 10, 1851.

3258 ii A child, born in June, 1844; died in June, 1844.

+ 3259 iii Sarah Isabella Chaffee, born August 1, 1845; married Alva B. Fair-
field.
+ 3260 iv Emma Frances Chaffee, born February 18, 1847; married George
R. Tower.
3261 V Celia Elnora Chaffee, born October 9, 1848; died November 25, 1866.
+ 3262 vi George Luther Chaffee, born May 12, 1850; married Melissa A. Pratt.
3263 vii Dora May Chaffee, born September 14, 1856; residence, 1896, East
Charlemont; unmarried.



302 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

1354 Fannie ^ Chaffee (Atherton,6 Atherto.n,5 Atherton,* David,3 Nathaniel,2
Thomas i) was born in Westminster, Vt., February 20, 1812 (February 18, 1813),
and married in 1847, Luther Clough.

Child:
3264 i George P.s Clough, born in Salem, in 1848; residence, 1891, Bradford, Pa.

1355 Lynds Damey ^ Chaffee (Atherton," Atherton,^ Atherton,* David,^ Na-
thaniel,2 Thomas i) was born in Westminster, Vt., February 23, 1817 (1814), and
married in Barmton, Canada, February 9, 1843, Elizabeth Ann, daughter of
Gordan Davis of that place. She was born March 30, 1821. He has a light com-
plexion, blue eyes, and is six feet in height. He is a farmer and at the time of his
marriage lived in Barford, Canada, but in 1891 was living in Mondovi, Wis.

Children :
+ 3265 i Almira A.^ Chaffee, born August 13, 1844; married Israel Baldwin.
3266 ii A son, died young.

1356 Editha ^ Chaffee (Atherton,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,^ David,3 Xathaniel,2
Thomas i) was born in Westminster, Vt., in March, 1819 (April 25, 1820), and died
in Middlesex, or Lowell, Mass., December 20, 1879. She married in December,
1844, Marvel C. Gove, and lived in Middlesex about thirty-five years. She died
of cancer. She was a member of the Universalist Church and was greatly beloved
by all.

Children :

3267 i Helen « Gove, born July 1, 1845; married George Danford,

3268 ii Frances Grace Gove.

3269 iii Edith Gove, born January 20, 1850; married McLaughlin.

1370 Mary Jane ^ Chaffee (Rufus,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,^ David,3 Na-
thaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Kirby, Vt., February 7, 1826, and married in
Nelson, 0., April 18, 1844, Ketchel B., son of Solomon J. Payne of Cornwell, Conn.
They lived in Nelson, where he was a farmer.

Children :

3270 i Franklin F.s Pavne, born January 29, 1845; died February 26, 1845.

3271 ii Robert K. Payne, born April 9, 1849.

3272 iii Benjamin Franklin Payne, born May 20, 1851.

3273 iv Malinda E. Payne, born September 1, 1856.

3274 v Solomon Johnson Payne, born September 15, 1858; married in Nelson,

June 1, 1887, Ella I. McCall.

1377 Jarvil Otis ^ Chaffee (Rufus,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,* David,3 Na-
thaniel,2 Thomas 1) was born in Troy, O., June 6, 1836, and married (1) in Middle-
field, O., Nancy, daughter of Jesse Marcum of Troy. She died May 11, 1870, and
was buried in Nebraska. He married (2), September 23, 1876, Sarah C. Eraser.
He served in the Union army during the Civil War. He has a dark complexion,
dark eyes, and is five feet, ten inches in height. At the time of his first marriage
he lived in Nelson, 0., and in 1893 in Stockham, Neb.

Child, by first wife :

3275 i Jesse G.s Chaffee, born December 11, 1869.

Children, bv second wife:

3276 ii Eddie R. Chaffee, born October 12, 1877.

3277 iii Roy Otis Chaffee, born January 12, 1891.



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1379 Calvin Clifford ^ ChafEee (Calvin,6 Clifford,5 Atherton,* David,3 Na-
thaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Saratoga Springs, N. Y., August 28, 1811, and
died in Springfield, Mass., August 8, 1896. He married (1) in Vermont in 1836,



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