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4291 vi Idella A. Davis, born October 2, 1866; died November 7, 1871.

4292 vii .Alice C. M. Davis, born September 8, 1868.

4293 viii Henry Charles Davis, born November 22, 1871.

2120 Samantha Betsey ^ Chaffee (Stephen,6 Chadwick,^ James,* Joseph,3 Jo-
seph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in 1830, and married Anthony N. Switzer.

Child:

4294 i A daughter,^ married (1) Duane Turner; (2) James Doolittle; has two

sons and a daughter; residence, 1890, Bridgeport, Conn.

2122 Stephen Franklin ^ Chaffee (Stephen,^ Chadwick,' James,* Joseph,3
Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Stafford, Conn., November 5, 1840, and married
Annis Rosella ^ Chaffee (2143) (Almond, « Chadwick,' James,* Joseph, 3 Joseph, ^
Thomas 1).

Child:

4295 i Burt Stephen « Chaffee, born in Stafford, September 19, 1870.

2130 Abigail Jemima ^ Chaffee (Calvin," Chadwick,' James,* Joseph,3 Joseph, 2



386 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

Thomas was born May 7, 1845, and married in Palmer, Mass., March 30, 1865,
Henry F, Merrick. In 1890 they lived in Monson, Mass.

Children :

4296 i Carrie J.s Merrick, born September 20, 1866.

4297 ii Lena H. Merrick, born November 16, 1869.

4298 iii Louie A. Merrick, born June 6, 1874; died March 14, 1875.

4299 iv A child, born June 23, 1877; died June 23, 1877.

2131 Philip M.' Chaffee (Calvin, « Chadwick,^ James,^ Joseph,3 Joseph,^
Thomas i) was born July 14, 1847, and died in Wales, Mass., February 3, 1887.
He married.

Child:

4300 i Effie Royce s Chaffee, born in Wales, December 15, 1876.

2144 Francis Washburn ^ Chaffee (.Almond, « Chadwick,5 James,* Joseph, 3
Joseph,2 Thomas i) was born in Stafford, Conn., January 1, 1851, and married in
Hampden, Mass., March 17, 1879, Nellie Maria, daughter of Thadeus Gaylor
Carew, Jr., of Monson, Mass. Mr. Chaffee has a light complexion, blue eyes, and
is five feet, ten and one-half inches in height. At the time of his marriage and
in 1890 he lived in Stafford, where he was a farmer.

Children :

4301 i Lewis Everett s Chaffee, born July 7, 1880.

4302 ii Wilbur Fiske Heustis Chaffee, born March 17, 1887.

2148 Charles Aaron ^ Smith (Abigail Rebecca ^ Chaffee, Chadwick,^ James,*
Joseph, 3 Joseph,2 Thomas i) was born June 14, 1848, and married Sarah Jane
Snow. In 1890 they lived in Ludlow, Mass.

Children :

4303 i Abbie Marion s Smith.

4304 ii Bessie Olivia Smith.

4305 iii Cora Elizabeth Smith.

4306 iv Ellen Edna Smith.

4307 V Ralph Jerome Smith.

2151 Lydia Ann ^ Chaffee (Amasa Ladd,^ Stephen, s James,* Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2
Thomas 1) was born in Gowanda, N. Y., May 25, 1823, and died March 4, 1898.
She married David E. Ellis, M. D. In 1884 they lived in Belvidere, III.

Child:

4308 i Mary Kate » Ellis, married, and had two sons in 1884.

2152 Amasa William Wallace ^ Chaffee (Amasa Ladd,^ Stephen, s James,* Jo-
seph, 3 Joseph,2 Thomas) was born in Gowanda, N. Y., July 21, 1826, and died De-
cember 14, 1907. He married there, July 3, 1848, Jane Maria, daughter of Harlow
CrandaU of that place. Mr. Chaffee had a light complexion, blue eyes, and was
five feet, eight and one-half inches in height. He united with the Methodist Church,
of which his wife is also a member, at the age of twenty-five, and has been a Trustee
in it. He was a merchant at one time in partnership with his brother. Nelson, and
has lived in Otto, N. Y., Westfield, N. Y., and Gowanda.

Children :

4309 i Marvin Wallace » Chaffee, born August 12, 1851; died November 2,
1852.



SEVENTH GENERATION 387

+ 4310 ii Clarence Milton Chaffee, born November 23, 1853; married Nancy H.
Osborne.
4311 iii Vernon Ellsworth Chaffee, born December 9, 1859; died December 12,
1876, of typhoid fever.

2153 James Harvey " ChafEee (Amasa Ladd," Stephen, ^ James,* Joseph,3 Joseph,^
Thomas i) was born in Gowanda, N. Y., March 16, 1830, and died December 12,
1897. He married there, August 2, 1851, Amarcia Minerva, daughter of Franklin
Hammond of that place. ]Mr. Chaffee has a light complexion, black eyes, and is
six feet, two inches in height. He joined the ^lethodist Church, of which his wife
is also a member, at the age of eighteen, and was Trustee and Treasurer for three
years. At one time he held the office of Postmaster. In 1851 he lived in Gowanda,
and in 1884 and 1891 in Jamestown, N. Y. He is a commercial traveller.

Children :

4312 i Amasa Franklins Chaffee, born in Dayton, N. Y., February 23, 1855;

married in Milburn, N. J., October 20, 1881, Maria Ann, daughter
of Joshua Manners of that place, a farmer and local preacher; Doctor
Chaffee has a fair complexion, gray eyes, and is five feet, eight inches
in height; he united with the Methodist Church at the age of seven-
teen, was Sunday School Secretary in Jamestown three years. Local
Preacher four and one-half years; was graduated from the Drew
Theological Seminary in 1881 with the degree of Bachelor of Divinity;
joined the Wyoming Conference in 1882, lived in Afton, N. Y., in
1883, was at one time pastor of a church in Cooperstown, N. Y., in
1893 of the Derr Memorial Methodist Church, Wilkesbarre, Pa., and
since then has had charges in Owego, N. Y., Canon City, and Den-
ver, Colo. ; has received the degree of Doctor of Divinity and is the
author of a History of the Wyoming Conference.

4313 ii Helen Josephine Chaffee, born February 26, 1857; married John L.

White, a lawj-er, and in 1884 had one daughter; residence, 1884,
Jamestown.

2155 Charles Warren " ChafEe (Amasa Ladd,^ Stephen, s James,* Joseph,3 Joseph,2
Thomas i) was born in Gowanda, N. Y., July 13 (15), 1837, and died there, Feb-
ruary 10, 1895. He married in Gowanda, in 1861, Lydia Anna, daughter of Homer
Woodin of that place. She survived him, and in 1906 was living in Gowanda. Mr.
Chaffe had a light complexion, brown eyes, and was six feet, two inches in height.
He offered himself for enlistment during the Ci\il War, but was rejected as being too
hea\^. He was appointed by President Harrison, Postmaster of Gowanda, in
which town he lived all his life. He joined the Methodist Church when a young
man and was a Trustee in it. He had a very jovial disposition. He was a travel-
ling salesman and a boot and shoe dealer.

Children :

4314 i Ida Elnora s Chaffe, born September 28, 1862; died July 17, 1868;
buried in Gowanda.
+ 4315 ii William Wallace Chaffe, born September 25, 1864; married Catherine

Babcock.
+ 4316 iii Dora Woodin Chaffe, born July 20, 1870; married Charles L. Popple.

2156 Newton Adelbert 7 Chaffee (Amasa Ladd,^ Stephen, » James,* Joseph,3 Jo-
8eph,2 Thomas i) was born in Gowanda, N. Y., August 31, 1841, and married Luna
Woodin. He has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, ten inches in height.
He was an officer during the Civil War and was at one time Postmaster. In 1884
he lived in Westfield, N. Y., where he was a merchant, having gone into business
with his brother, Amasa.



388 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

Child:

4317 i Lorena Rachel « Chaffee, married in Gowanda, March 11, 1891, Edwin

Bertel, son of Ralph and Caroline (Blackney) Dewey; he was born
July 31, 1867, lived in Otto until 1886, in Gowanda until October,
1889, and then moved to Jamestown, N. Y.; he is a printer and has
been a member of the New York National Guard, serving two years
as Private, and four years as Corporal; no children.

2158 James Franklin 7 Chaffee (James Cady,^ Stephen, s James,* Joseph,3 Jq-
seph,2 Thomas i) was born in Dale, Wyoming County, N. Y., November 5, 1827,
and married in Hebron, 111., July 11, 1849, Calista, daughter of Rufus Hopkins of
Rhode Island. In the Civil War Reverend Mr. ChafTee was Chaplain of the 5th
Minnesota Infantry, organized in Fort Snelling, Minn., from March 15 to April 30,
1862, to serve three years. He fought in the Battles of Corinth, Red Wood and
Fort Ridgely, was once taken prisoner, was taken ill and resigned June 23, 1862.
At the age of thirteen he joined the Free Will Baptist Church, and at the age of
eighteen the Methodist Church, of which his wife is also a member. He entered
the Methodist ministry in 1848, and has twice represented his conference in the
General Conference. In 1883 lived in Minneapolis, Minn., where he was Presiding
Elder of that district, and in 1908 in Pasadena, Cal. He has a dark complexion,
black eyes, and is six feet, one inch in height.

Children :

4318 i Mary Fletcher « Chaffee, born July 7, 1850; died December 20, 1859.

4319 ii Lydia Adaline Chaffee, born August 10, 1852; died August 25, 1852.

4320 iii Wilbur Fisk Chaffee, born November 15, 1853; died April 6, 1855.

4321 iv Ahce CaUsta Chaffee, born August 25, 1856; died December 24, 1856.

4322 V Carrie Chaffee, born March 9, 1860.

4323 vi Benjamin Franklin Chaffee, born December 19, 1861; died Septem-

ber 6, 1864.

4324 vii William Albert Chaffee, born February 19, 1863; died July 13, 1864.

4325 viii Charles Edward Chaffee, born May 18, 1865; died July 24, 1866.

4326 ix Hugh Goheen Chaffee, born January 21, 1868.

2159 Ambrose Lucrates ^ Chaffee (James Cady,^ Stephen, s James,* Joseph, ^ Jo-
seph,- Thomas ^) was born in New York state, June 2, 1829, and died in De Witt,
la., April 5, 1856. He married in Knoxville, 111., June 8, 1854, Mary B., daughter
of Thomas Gilbut of that place. She survived him, and in 1884 was living in Knox-
ville. Mr. Chaffee was a lawyer, and at the time of his marriage lived in Macomb,
111.

Child:
-f-4327 i Henry Lucrates ^ Chaffee, born March 17, 1855, married Mary Vertuese.

2161 Francis Marion 7 Chaffee (James Cady," Stephen, ^ James,* Joseph, 3 Jo-
seph, 2 Thomas i) was bor.i in Wyoming County, N. Y., March 29, 1833, and died in
Hollywood, Cal., about 1905. He married in Knoxville, 111., August 28, 1855,
Dorcas, daughter of Enoch Patrick of that place. Mr. Chaffee studied for five
years in Simpson College, Indianolia, la., graduating with the degree of M. A. He
entered the ministry of the Methodist Church in 1854, and served fourteen j^ears
in the pastorate. For many years he was one of the Board of Trustees of Hedding
College, and the Illinois Wesleyan University. In 1872 he was a member of the
General Conference, which met in Brooklyn, N. Y., in 1881 had a charge in Lexing-
ton, 111., in 1883 he lived in Normal, 111., and was a member of the Central Illinois




Rev. J. F. ("tiaffee. D. D



SEVENTH GENERATION 389

Conference, in 1884 was editor of The Normal District Advocate, and Presiding
Elder of the Normal District, and in 1889 was living in Wyckoff, Kan., to which
place he moved on account of ill health. He was for eleven years Presiding Elder.

Children :
+ 4328 i Enoch Fletcher s Chaffee, born September 5, 1856; married Lucy J.
Phinney.

4329 ii Aristo Lucrates Chaffee, born July 15, 1858; died January 21, 1860.

4330 iii Albert Benson Chaffee, born September 1, 1860; died August 29, 1862.

4331 iv Lucy Chaffee, born January 18, 1863; died February 3, 1863.

4332 V Orris Dickinson Chaffee, born February 21, 1868.

2163 William ^ Neverson Chaffee (James Cady,*' Stephen, s James,'* Joseph, 3
Joseph, 2 Thomas was born in Bennington, N. Y., September 10, 1837, and mar-
ried in Cameron, 111., November 3, 1863, Emily M., daughter of George McClure
of that place. In 1883 they lived in Clarence, la., where Mr. Chaffee was a Metho-
dist minister.

Children :

4333 i Ella D.s Chaffee, born July 3, 1865.

4334 ii Franklin M. Chaffee, born February 14, 1867.

4335 iii Rena J. Chaffee, born September 28, 1869.

4336 iv William N. Chaffee, born October 4, 1871.

4337 V Orlyn Lee Chaffee, born October 3, 1876.

2164 Mary Alzina ^ Chaffee (James Cady,^ Stephen, 5 James, * Joseph, 3 Joseph,^
Thomas i) was born in Wyoming County, N. Y., July 24, 1839, and married in
Berwick, 111., August 25, 1858, William H. Cable, a farmer and stock raiser. In
1884 they lived in Berwick.

Children :

4338 i Charles Homer « Cable, born July 31, 1860; married, March 23, 1882,

Jennie Baldwin.

4339 ii Francis Emory Cable, born June 17, 1862.

4340 iii Henry Grant Cable, born April 24, 1864; in 1880 received a severe wound

in the head from the bursting of a buzz saw ; in 1884 was correspond-
ing secretary in a wholesale house in Minneapolis, Minn.

4341 iv Eddie Dewitt Cable, born April 6, 1866.

4342 V Albert Benson Cable, born April 20, 1876.

2165 Alburtis Belknap ^ Chaffee (James Cady,^ Stephen, s James,^ Joseph, 3
Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Cattaraugus County, N. Y., September 28, 1841,
and married in Warren, 111., August 29, 1867, Anna C, daughter of John Under-
wood of Galesburg, 111. Mr. Chaffee served during the Civil War in Company G,
1st Illinois Cavalry and as Color Sergeant in Company C, 83d Illinois Infantry.
In the fall of 1861 he was captured in Lexington, Mo., at Mulligan's Surrender.
In 1884 he lived in Concordia, Kan., where he was a loan and insurance agent.

Children :

4343 i John Franklin « Chaffee, born December 4, 1868.

4344 ii Stella C. Chaffee, born March 31, 1870.

4345 iii Arthur B. Chaffee, born December 22, 1872.

4346 iv Anna R. Chaffee, born November 24, 1881.

2167 Rachel Maria 7 Chaffee (James Cady,8 Stephen, » James,* Joseph, 3 Jo-
seph, 2 Thomas 1) was born August 21, 1847, and married in Berwick, 111., Novem-
ber 29, 1866, a farmer named Giddings.



390 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

Children :

4347 i Allie R.s Giddings, born in 1869.

4348 ii Arthur D. Giddings, born in 1873; died in 1880.

4349 iii Henry Giddings, born in 1878.

2174 William Henry Harrison ^ Chaffee (WiUiam Cady,^ Joseph, s James,* Jo-
seph, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas was born in Dale, N. Y., May 22, 1837, and married in
Eagle, N. Y., April 13, 1858, Louisa, daughter of Samuel Hughes of that place.
She is a member of the Methodist Church. Mr. Chaffee has a light complexion, blue
eyes, and is five feet, ten inches in height. He is a joiner, and in 1890 lived in
Oramel, N. Y.

Children :
+ 4350 i WiUiam Harrison » Chaffee, born January 3, 1859; married Lucy M.
Johnson.
4351 ii May Chaffee, born February 3, 1865; married William Wells of Oramel.

2175 Clarissa Sophia ^ Chaffee (William Cady,^ Joseph, s James, * Joseph, 3 Jo-
seph, 2 Thomas 1) was born March 29, 1839, and married Hiram Kellogg, a market
gardener. In 1890 they lived in Rushford, N. Y.

Child:

4352 i Philander Harrison « Kellogg, born June 30, 1868.

2176 Alsina P.^ Chaffee (Hiram,^ Leonard, ^ James,* Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1)

was born September 13, 1826, and died April 5, . She married, October 20,

1845, Sylvanus, Jr., son of Sylvanus and Amelia (Waldo) Hawley. He was born
May 18, 1821, and is a woodturner. At the time of her marriage Alsina P. Chaffee
lived in South Warsaw, N. Y.

Children :

4353 i Hamlin S.s Hawley.

4354 ii Marietta M. Hawley.

4355 iii Franklin Dexter Hawley.

2182 Charles M.^ Chaffee (Hiram, ^ Leonard, ^ James,* Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2
Thomas 1) was born in Alexander, N. Y., October 25, 1838, and married in Gaines-
ville, N. Y., May 8, 1860, Phojbe, daughter of Milton C. Holly of that place. She
is a member of the Free Will Baptist Church. Mr. Chaffee has a light complexion,
gray eyes, and is five feet, six inches in height. He is a farmer and carpenter.
At the time of his marriage he lived in Attica, N. Y., and in 1891 in Middlebury,
N. Y. He has been Justice of the Peace.

Children :

4356 i Clarence F.s Chaffee, born July 2, 1863.

4357 ii George A. Chaffee, born May 16, 1867.

4358 iii Courtland D. Chaffee, born July 17, 1873.

4359 iv Estelle B. Chaffee, born April 21, 1876.

2198 George Michael ^ Hardendorf (Rachel « Chaffe, Henry, s Samuel,* Jo-
seph,3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Danube, N. Y., June 25, 1817, and married
in Cooperstown, N. Y., March 25, 1840, Sarah Maria, daughter of Stephen Sherman
of Cherry Valley, N. Y. Mr. Hardendorf has a dark complexion, blue eyes, and is
five feet, nine inches in height. At the age of eighteen he united with the Methodist
Church, of which his wife is also a member, and in which he has for forty years
been a Local Preacher, filling also various other church offices. In 1840 he lived in
Cherry Valley, and in 'l 893 in Newark Valley, N. Y.



SEVENTH GENERATION 391

Children :

4360 i Rial Duane » Hardendorf, born April 25, 1843; died September 3, 1864,

in the Douglas Hospital, Washington, D. C, as the result of a
wound received in the Civil War.

4361 ii Oliver Hardendorf, born November 3, 1844; died October 27, 1857.

4362 iii Celestia Jane Hardendorf, born July 5, 1851 ; died May 13, 1870; married

Marcena Mclntyre.

2202 Henry ^ Chaffee (Michael,^ Henry,^ Samuel,* Joseph,3 Joseph,2 Thomas i)
was born about 1808, and died in Wacousta, Mich., May 29, 1883, aged seventy-five.
He married Sally Strong of Farmersville, N. Y. He lived in Michigan, where he was
a farmer.

Children :
+ 4363 i Ezra Brewster « Chaffee, married Mrs. Smith.

4364 ii Ann Chaffee, married Suthern, a lawyer, who was in 1893 a

banker in Harbor Springs, Mich.

4365 iii Eleanor Chaffee, married Watts, and has one son ; residence,

1893, Wacousta.

4366 iv Priscilla Chaffee, married (1) Mart Damon; (2) Vantice; hved

in Michigan.

2203 Harvey ^ Chaffee (Michael, « Henry,5 Samuel,* Joseph,3 Joseph,2 Thomas i)
was born about 1811, and died in Farmersville, N. Y., January 14, 1890, aged
seventy-nine. He married (1) Charlotte Rathburn; (2) Elizabeth Hudson, and
lived in Farmersville.

Children, by first wife :

4367 i Elijah s Chaffee, residence, 1893, Farmersville.

4368 ii Paulina Chaffee, died about 1889; married George Hudson and had

three children; lived near Stanton, Mich.
4-4369 iii Mary Chaffee, married (1) Chauncey Maulbee; (2) Charles Wheeler.
4-4370 iv Martha Chaffee, married William McClelland.

Children, by second wife:

4371 v Arabel Chaffee, married William Slocum and had two sons in 1893,

when they lived in Farmersville.

4372 vi Ada Cecelia Chaffee, married Ulysses Grant Crane, and had three

children in 1893, when they lived in Cattaraugus County, N, Y,

2204 Michael ^ Chaffee, Jr. (Michael,^ Henry,^ Samuel,* Joseph,3 Joseph,^
Thomas i), died in Burt, la., about 1888. He married near Barre Centre, N. Y.,
Betsey Bradner, and lived in Burt, where he owned a farm. Mrs. Chaffee survived
him.

Children :

4373 i Alonzo 7 Chaffee, married twice; no children; in 1893 was a widower,

and living in Howell, Mich.

4374 ii Bradner Chaffee, married, and had children in 1893, when he lived in

Howell.

4375 iii Andrew Chaffee, married; residence, 1893, Burt.

4376 iv Edwin Chaffee, married; residence, 1893, Burt.

2205 Polly 7 Chaffee (Michael,^ Henry,^ Samuel,* Joseph,3 Joseph,2 Thomas i)
was born about 1815, and died in Oramel, N. Y., in August, 1877, aged sixty-two.
She married George Fields Dort, brother of Silas Dort, who married her sister,
Catharine. He died in 1888, aged seventy. Polly (Chaffee) Dort and her husband
were both members of the Baptist Church. They lived in Oramel, where Mr. Dort



392 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

was a farmer and mason and ran a steam saw-mill. He survived the loss of his son,
Mahlon, only ten weeks.

Children :
+ 4377 i Newton Silas ^ Dort, married Emeline Doty.

4378 ii Allen Levi Dort, married Phcebe Stocum of Stocum, N. Y.; residence,

1893, Oramel; a farmer and mason.

4379 iii Mahlon Dort, died in Washington, Pa., in 1888, killed by a fall of

seventy-three feet from a derrick.

4380 iv Orrin Grossman Dort, a coal miner; residence, 1893, Cherokee, Kan.

4381 V Simon Carydon Dort, married Alice Carpenter; both church mem-

bers; no children in 1893, when they lived in Oramel.

4382 vi John Franklin Farge Dort, a grape grower; residence, 1893, Fre-

donia, N. Y.; a church member.

4383 vii Julia Ann Dort, residence, 1893, Oramel.

2206 Catharine ^ Chaffee (Michael, « Henry, s Samuel,"* Joseph,3 Joseph, 2
Thomas 1), married Silas Dort, a brother of George Fields Dort, who married her
sister Polly. In 1893 they lived in Oramel, N. Y. Catharine (Chaffee) Dort has
blue eyes.

Children :

4384 i ]\Iary 8 Dort, died aged thirty-six; when eighteen was badly burned

and scalded, from the effects of which she suffered until her

death ; had black eyes, and dark hair.
+ 4385 ii Luther Dort, married Laura Smith.
+ 4386 iii Albert Dort, married Helen Carpenter.
+ 4387 iv Elvira Dort, married Alfred Atherton.

4388 V Wallace W. Dort, married Cora Mix; residence, 1893, Belfast, N. Y.;

a jeweler.

4389 vi Frank M. Dort, residence, 1893, Rushford, N. Y.; a jeweler.

4390 vii Ida Nancy Dort, married Fred Johnson, a blacksmith, and has one

daughter; residence, 1893, Oramel.

2207 Denike ^ Chafee (Michael, ^ Henry,^ Samuel,^ Joseph, ^ Joseph, 2 Thomas 1)
was born in Lyons, N. Y., February 8, 1819, and married in Farmersville, N. Y.
October 30, 1848, Delia, daughter of Samuel Wakefield of that place. She is a
member of the Free Baptist Church. Mr. Chafee is a member of the Free INIethodist
Church, with which he united at the age of seventy. He is five feet, ten inches in
height. For five years he was Excise Commissioner of his town. He is a farmer,
and in 1848 and 1893 he lived in Farmersville.

Children :

4391 i Orren » Chafee, born September 10, 1849; married Eleanor Shaw.

4392 ii Sybil E. Chafee, born September 20, 1854; married Charles Winchell.

4393 iii Norton A. Chafee, born June 20, 1857; married Rosetta Frost.

4394 iv Ida M. Chafee, born September 9, 1859; married Horace Crooker.

4395 V Frank B. Chafee, born August 21, 1S61; married Mary Ittner.

2208 Silas ^ Gould (Beriah e Chaffee, Samuel, s Samuel,^ Joseph,3 Joseph,2
Thomas i) was born, April 15, 1803, and died before 1890. He married Almira
Goodell. He was baptized in the First Congregational Church, Woodstock, Conn.,
May 3, 1807.

Children :

4396 Henry » Gould, died before 1890.

4397 Albert Gould, in 1890 a Methodist minister.

2215 Samuel BJ Chaffee (Zelophehad,^ Samuel,5 Samuel,^ Joseph,3 Joseph,2



SEVENTH GEXERATIOX 393

Thomas i) was born iii Woodstock, Conn., about ISl-i or 1815, and died in Ashford,
Conn., September 11, 1890, aged seventy-five. He married in Woodstock, March 27,
1842, Rhoda Corbin, who died February 14, 1892, aged seventy-seven. They re-
moved from Woodstock to Ashford.

Chiklren, born in Ashford.

4398 i Charles L.s Chaffee, born in 1843; died in Ashford, in 1843.
+ 4399 ii Lewis FrankHn Chaffee, born iu 1853; married Anna Chaffee (4424).

2220 Sophronia '' Chaffee (Artemus,^ Samuel, ^ Samuel, ^ Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2
Thomas 1) was born in Thompson, Conn., April 24, 1817, and married Lafayette
Waters, born in 1808.

Children :

4400 i George « Waters, residence, 1890, Xew York City; a watchmaker.

4401 ii Sidney Waters, an Indian agent.

4402 iii Mary Waters, residence, 1890, Colville, Wash.

4403 iv Charles Waters, a boxmaker, residence, 1890, Xew York City.

4404 V Martha Waters, died before 1890.

4405 vi Ellen Waters, died before 1890.

2221 Charles ^ Chaffee (Artemus,^ Samuel, ^ Samuel,* Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2
Thomas 1) was born in Thompson, Conn., December 13, 1819, and died there, about
1872, aged fifty-two. He married Sarah E. Green of Plainfield, Conn. At the time
of his death he was living on the old farm with his father.

Children :

4406 i Maria 8 Chaffee, married Frank Prince, and has two sons; residence,

1890, Danielson\alle, Conn.; was at one time a school teacher.

4407 ii Hester Chaffee, born in Woodstock, Conn., June 4, 1849; died before

1890.

4408 iii Eliza Chaffee, married George W. Carver, constable of Putnam, Conn.,

where they lived in 1890; had one child who died before 1890.

2226 Lucy ? Chaffee (Artemus,^ Samuel,^ Samuel,* Joseph,3 Joseph,2 Thomas 1)
was born in Thompson, Conn., in 1827, and died September 4, 1870. She married
William Hare, who died in the army.

Children :

4409 i A child, 8 died in infancy,

4410 ii Wilham Hare, Jr.

4411 iii Arthur Hare.

2230 Nancy 7 Chaffee (Levi,^ Thomas,5 Samuel,* Joseph,3 Joseph,2 Thomas 1)
married in Thompson, Conn., October 3, 1841, Elbridge H., son of Philander and
Electa (Richardson) Reed. In 1890 they lived in Worcester, Mass.

Children :

4412 i Sarah Ann « Reed, born Julv 7, 1844.

4413 ii Charles K. E. Reed, born July 13, 1857.

2232 Lucian Morse ^ Chaffee (Joel,^ Thomas,^ Samuel,* Joseph,3 Joseph,2
Thomas 1) was born in Thompson, Conn., September 5, 1816, and married (1)
there. May 3, 1841, Mary L., daughter of William Cargel of that place. After her
death ilr. Chaffee married again. He has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is
five feet, eight and one-half inches in height. In 1841 he lived in Thompson, and
later in X'ewburyport, Mass., Plymouth Hollow, Conn., Willimantic, Conn., and
Schuylerville, X'. Y., finally returning to Willimantic. During this time he worked



Online LibraryWilliam H. (William Henry) ChaffeeThe Chaffee genealogy, embracing the Chafe, Chafy, Chafie, Chafey, Chafee, Chaphe, Chaffie, Chaffey, Chaffe, Chaffee descendants of Thomas Chaffe, of Hingham, Hull, Rehoboth and Swansea, Massachusets; also certain lineages from families in the United States, Canada and England, not descended from Th → online text (page 52 of 91)