William H. (William Henry) Chaffee.

The 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

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complexion, dark eyes, black hair, and is five feet, five inches in height.

Children, born in Vassalboro:

5145 i William Oscar 9 Chaffee, born May 4, 1880; has a light complexion, and

gray eyes.

5146 ii Mary Louise Chaffee, born March 13, 1884; has a dark complexion, and

gray eyes.

3029 Betsey Ormsbee « Chaffee (Caleb,^ Jonathan,^ Jonathan,^ Dan,* Jona-
than, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born in Seekonk, Mass., June 23, 1817, and was
married there, September 16, 1840, by Reverend John Allen, to William Henry
Armington, a farmer, born in Seekonk, September 14, 1817. Mr. and Mrs. Arming-
ton celebrated their Golden Wedding at their home in Seekonk, September 16,
1890, many friends and relatives gathering for the occasion, among the latter
being a great-grandchild. ]\Ir. and Mrs. Armington are members of the Second
Baptist Church of East Providence, R. I., both having joined at the age of twenty-
three. Mrs. Armington was a teacher in the Sunday School of this church. She
has a light complexion, black eyes, and is of medium height, while her husband
has a dark complexion, gray eyes, and is also of medium height. In 1873 and
1874 they lived in Taunton, Mass., and since then in Seekonk.

Children :
+ 5147 i Eliphalet Ide^ Armington, born June 30, 1341; married Abbie M.
Jenks.

5148 ii Eleanor Armington.

Another child, name unkno-mi.

3031 Jonathahs Chaffee (Caleb,^ Jonathan,^ Jonathan,^ Dan,* Jonathan, »
Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born in Seekonk, Mass., April 8, 1821, and died there,
August 22, 1895. He was married (1) in Seekonk, October 23, 1843, by Rever-
end John C. Welch, to Abbie Peck, daughter of Atiel Luther of that place. She
died in November, 1847, and he was married (2) in Seekonk, January 16 (8),
1849, by Reverend James O. Barney, to Charlotte Anna, daughter of Da\as and
Alpha (French) Carpenter. She was born in Seekonk, April 4, 1824. i\Ir. Chaffee
was married (3) in Seekonk, September 5, 1893, by A. N. Medbury, Esq., to Mrs.
Eunice (Hall) Reed of that place, daughter of Andrew Hall of that place. Mr.
Chaffee was for several years Towti Clerk and also Selectman of Seekonk, and
held the office of Deputy Sheriff in that place and in Fall River, Mass., for twelve
years. He moved to the latter city in 1876, and was living there in 1887.

Child, by first wife :

+ 5149 i Charles 9 Chaffee, born about 1846 or 1847; married (1) Louie Gard-
ner; (2) Harriet Roberts.
Children, by second wife, born in Seekonk :
+ 5150 ii Edward Davis Chaffee, born February 6, 1850; married Ella S. Gregory.
5151 iii Mary EHza Chaffee, born September 27, 1851 (1852); died in See-
konk, November 27, 1873; unmarried.

3032 Olivers Chaffee (Caleb,? Jonathan.e Jonathan,5 Dan,* Jonathan,3 Na-



464 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

thaniel,2 Thomas i) was born in Beekonk, Mass., December 18, 1822, and died
in East Providence, R. I., May 8, 1883. He was married in Seekonk, June 13,
1848, by Reverend James O. Barney, to Abby Maria, daughter of Church Gray
of that place. Mr. and Mrs. Chaffee hved in Seekonk for many years and later
in East Providence, where, in May, 1876, Mr. Chaffee was elected State Senator,
being re-elected in 1878. In 1879, 1881 and 1882 he was elected Representative,
and in the latter year Judge of the Probate Court. He was a farmer.

Children, born in Seekonk :

5152 i Clarence Franks Chaffee, born June 2, 1849; died in East Providence,

January 2, 1890; married in Seekonk, June 14, 1877, by Rev-
erend S. W. Butler, to Hattie L., daughter of William H. Hop-
kins of Providence; she died June 28, 1879, aged twenty-one;
Mr. Chaffee was a clerk; he died of pneumonia; residence, 1883,
East Providence.

5153 ii Abby Maria Chaffee, born September 14, 1851.

5154 iii Oliver Church Chaffee, born November 13, 1853; died February 5,

1855.

5155 iv Caleb Church Chaffee, born August 6, 1855; died October 10, 1856.
+ 5156 V Fred Ide Chaffee, born August 8, 1857; married Inez Griswold.

+ 5157 vi Jonathan Irvin Chaffee, bprn January 3, 1861; married Bessie W.
Marvel.
5158 vii Lizzie Gray Chaffee, born August 15, 1862.

3056 Willie Loren s ChafEee (Loren,^ Oliver,^ Jonathan, s Dan,* Jonathan, 3
Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born in Lyndon, Vt., September 7, 1859, and married
in St. Johnsbury, Vt., March 11, 1885, Minnie A., daughter of Josiah Bruin. She
was a member of the Methodist Church in East Lyndon. Mr. Chaffee has a light
complexion, and blue eyes. He is a shoemaker and in 1885 lived in Lyndon, but
shortly after moved to Cochituate, Mass., where he was living in 1891.

Children :

5159 i Reginald R.^ Chaffee, born in Cochituate, Feburary 2, 1887.

5160 ii Pearle Chaffee, born February 3, .

3062 Henry s Chaffee (Jonathan Bowen,^ Abel,^ Jonathan, s Dan,* Jonathan, 3
Nathaniel, 2 Thomas ^) was born in Seekonk, Mass., November 5, 1848, and mar-
ried in Providence, R. I., May 13, 1875, Emily S., daughter of Benjamin D. Sabin
of that place. Mr. Chaffee has a light complexion. In 1875 and in 1890 he lived
in Providence, where he was a machinist.

Children :

5161 i Ida F.9 Chaffee, born July 15, 1877.

5162 ii Maude S. Chaffee, born September 14, 1878.

3064 Maria Helen » Chaffee (Jonathan Bowen,^ Abel," Jonathan, ^ Dan,* Jona-
than, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas ^) was born in Seekonk, Mass., April 23, 1852, and
married. May 10, 1876, Manning W. Keach. In 1889 they lived in Providence,
R. I.

Children :

5163 i George A.a Keach, born April 29, 1877.

5164 ii Helen Augusta Keach, born in 1883. •^'. <:'^"^- ^-^ s hoi^/J,^ ? c^.J^/j-f-;

5165 iii Clinton Narel Keach, born in February, 1886.

3085 Benjamin Leighton » Chaffee (Orvilla,^ Noah,8 Ephraim,5 Ephraim,*
Jonathan,3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas i), married Helen Van Winkle of Potterville, Pa.



EIGHTH GENERATION 465

Both are members of the Presbyterian Church in that place, where they Hved in
1895. Mr. Chaffee served in the Civil War as a Private in Company D, 162d Penn-
sylvania Volunteers. He was in the hospital June 16, 1865, when the regiment
was mustered out. He is a harness maker and farmer.
Children :

5166 i Ediths Chaffee, married Walker T. Newman; residence, 1895, Wilkes-

barre. Pa.

5167 ii Melissa Chaffee, died aged two years.

5168 iii Harry Leighton Chaffee, born in Potterville, November 12, 1864;

married in Wilkesbarre, February 24, 1891, Clara Phoebe, daughter
of Samuel Fuller of Sheshequin, Pa.; both are members of the
First Baptist Church of Wilkesbarre, where in 1895 they lived;
Mr. Chaffee is a grocer.

5169 iv Arthur Preston Chaffee, born in 1866; married Rogers.

5170 V Carrie Emeline Chaffee, married Conklin; residence, 1893,

Tennessee.

5171 vi Dennie C. Chaffee.

5172 vii Ray Earnest Chaffee.

3093 Mary E. s Chaffee (Samuel Butterworth,? Noah.e Ephraim,^ Ephraim,*
Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born June 26, 1832, and married. May 5,
1857, J. Allen Bowen of Warren, Pa., a widower with four children, John, Calvin,
Edward and a daughter. He was a farmer and also owned a saw-mill. He lost one
arm in a threshing machine and died in Warren in the fall of 1889. In 1892 Mrs.
Bowen lived in Warren.

Children :

5173 i Edna Maria ^ Bowen, born about 1860.

5174 ii Agnes Bowen, born about 1869.

3094 Martha R. s Chaffee (Samuel Butterworth,? Noah,8 Ephraim,5 Ephraim,*
Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas 1) was born October 3, 1834, and married, Au-
gust 1, 1858, Willis G. Bostwick, a merchant, who died in Warren, Pa., their
home, in the fall of 1890.

Children :

5175 i Beiolah Carrie Lena « Bostwick, born July 3, 1866.

5176 ii Rufus Albert Bostwick, born October 2, 1868.

3096 Cornelia E.s Chaffee (Samuel Butterworth,^ Noah,6 Ephraim,5 Ephraim,*
Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born September 6, 1839, and died in War-
ren, Pa., November 28, 1875. She married there, December 13, 1865, Theodore
Coburn, a farmer, who in 1891 lived in Warren.

Child:

5177 i Roswell Augustus » Coburn, born September 13, 1870.

3100 Cordis Monroe s Chaflfee (Samuel Butterworth,^ Noah,^ Ephraim,*
Ephraim,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in South Warren, Pa.,
August 10, 1850, and married there, February 14, 1872, Lucinda Jeannette,
daughter of Chauncey W. Arnold of that place. She was born in South Warren,
November 23, 1852. Mr. Chaffee is a farmer and in politics a Republican. In
1891 he lived in South Warren.

Children :

5178 i Leah Gertrude » Chaffee, born in South Warren, May 21, 1875.

5179 ii A daughter, born April 15, 1882; died May 7, 1882.

5180 iii Torrance Odell Chaffee, born March 3, 1886.



466 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

3106 Emma Jane » Chaffee (Albert, ^ Noah,^ Ephraim,^ Ephraim,* Jonathan, 3
Nathaniel,^ Thomas i) was born m Warren, Pa., July 19, 1842, and married in
Le Reysville, Pa., Albert A. Allen, a farmer, born in Warren, August 14, 1840. She
has a dark complexion, black hair and eyes, and is five feet, five inches in height.
She joined the Congregational Church when about thirty-five years of age. In
1895 she lived in Orwell, Pa.

Children :

5181 i Miles L.9 Allen, born October 28, 1864.

5182 ii Fred A. Allen, born September 13, 1867; died July 31, 1880; drowned

while bathing in Potterville mill pond.

5183 iii Ettie E. Allen, born February 5, 1871; died February 14, 1883.

5184 iv Clara B. Allen, born April 23, 1874.

5185 V Flora J. Allen, born August 19, 1876.

3110 Herbert Wellin » ChafEee (Albert,^ Xoah,^ Ephraim,5 Ephraim,* Jona-
than, 3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas i) was born in Orwell, Pa., December 20, 1849, and
married there, July 4, 1872, Ida Diademia, daughter of William Spencer of that
place. Mr. Chaffee is a farmer and stone mason. In politics he is a Republican.
He has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, eight and one-half inches
in height. In 1891 he lived in Orwell.

Children :

5186 i Earl Rupert » Chaffee, born July 17, 1874.

5187 ii Carl Albert Chaffee, born April 21, 1879.

5188 iii Mabel Caroline Chafi'ee, bom July 8, 1882.

5189 iv Scotf Bruce Chaffee, born April 28, 1884.

5190 V Fay Herbert Chaffee, born December 14, 1887.

5191 vi Gay Spencer Chaffee, a twin, born December 14, 1887.

3143 Philo 8 ChafEee (Ebenezer,^ Abner,6 David,^ David,^ David,3 Nathaniel, 2
Thomas 1) was born in Ashford, Conn., August 5, 1826, and died January 28,
1881. He married in Ashford, August 30, 1851, Mary A. H. Cady. In early life
he was a school teacher and later a farmer. He was a Selectman and an Assessor
in his town. March 6, 1853, he united with the Warrenville, Conn., Baptist Church.
He had a light complexion, blue eyes, and was five feet in height. He was buried
in Mansfield, Conn.

Children :

5192 i Eva 9 Chaffee, born March 20, 1860; married. May 24, 1883, David

Mathewson of Ashford; residence. 1884, New Britain, Conn.

5193 ii Ella Mary Chaffee, born November 25, 1863; died June 10, 1865.

5194 iii Henrietta Chaffee, born August 4, 1864; a member of the Warrenville

Baptist Church.

3146 Philip 8 Corbin, Jr. (Lois ^ Chaffee, Abner,6 David, s David,* David,^
Nathaniel,2 Thomas i), was born in Willington, Conn., October 26, 1824, and
married, June 21, 1848, Francina T., daughter of > Henry W. Whiting. He re-
ceived his early education in the West Hartford (Conn.) Academy. In 1888 he
was elected a Connecticut State Senator. He is a manufacturer of hardware,
with factories and general offices in New Britain, Conn., and branch offices in
New York, Philadelphia and Chicago.

Children :

5195 i Charles F.a Corbin.

5196 ii Nellie F. Corbin; married William Beers.




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EIGHTH GEXERATIOX 467

3154 Ann Hasselton s Chaffee (William,^ Abner,^ David,^ David,* David,3
Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born August 3, 1833, and married in Hartford City,
Ind., January 18, 1853, Andrew J. Xeff, a journalist, born in Ohio, November 30,
1825. In 1884 they were living in Marysville, Tenn.

Children :

5197 i Jay H.9 Neff, bom July 6, 1854.

5198 ii William T. Neff, born October 16, 1856.

5199 iii Theodore Lee Neff, born October 14, 1858.

5200 iv George North Neff, born June 6, 1861.

5201 V Walter P. Neff, born June 12, 1866.

5202 vi Frank C. Neff, born August 1, 1872.

5203 vii Nellie Neff, born December 23, 1873.

3183 David Judson s Chaffee (Abner,^ Da\ad,6 David, s David,* David,3 Na-
thaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Palermo, N. Y., May 6, 1835, and married there,
March 4, 1863, Louisa, daughter of Henry Broadwell of Oswego Falls, N. Y. In
1883 they lived in Rochester, N. Y., where Doctor Chaffee was a homeopathic
and magnetic physician.

Child:

5204 i Cora Al'ida » Chaffee, born in Palermo, October 9, 1865,

3184 WilUs Gaylord « Chaffee (Abner,? David,^ Da\ad,5 David,* David,3 Na-
thaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Palermo, N. Y., November 4, 1838, and married
in Bernhard's Bay, N. Y., September 2, 1868, Martha T., daughter of William
P. Dickinson of that place. In 1884 he lived in Oswego where he was the pro-
prietor of Chaffee's Phonographic Institute.

Child:

5205 i Harmon B.s Chaffee, born November 16, 1870.

3187 Sarahs Chaffee (Guy,7 David,^ David,^ David,* David,3 Nathaniel,2
Thomas i) was born January 24, 1841, arid married Frank Irish. In 1884 they
lived in North Denver, Colo.

Child:

5206 i Dana a Irish, born about 1867.

3188 Marys Chaffee (Guy,^ David,^ David,5 David,* David,3 Nathaniel,2
Thomas 1) was born February 25, 1844, and married Silas Hanchett. In 1884
they lived in Empire City, Colo.

Children :

5207 i Lafayette » Hanchett.

5208 ii Myra Hanchett.

3202 Guthrie s Sprague (Eunice ^ Chaffee, Da\ad,6 Da\ad,5 Da\nd,* David,3
Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Oswego County, N. Y., March 4, 1853, and
married Frankie Warner.

Children :

5209 i Gail » Sprague.

5210 ii Etta Sprague.

3203 Burritt s Chaffee (Joshua,^ David,^ Da\dd,5 David,* David, 3 Nathaniel,2
Thomas 1) was born in Navarino, N. Y., March 13, 1850, and married in Fair-
mount, N. Y., December 21, 1870, Laura Elma, daughter of Guy Terry of that



468 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

place. She is a member of the Episcopal Church. Mr. Chaffee has a light com-
plexion, brown eyes, and is five feet, eleven inches in height. At the time of his
marriage he lived in Fairmount, and in 1890 in Syracuse, N. Y., where he was
the superintendent of Oakwood Cemetery.
Children :

5211 i Florence Mauds Chaffee, born October 2, 1871.

5212 ii Guy Joshua Chaffee, born April 16, 1874.

5213 iii Mae Goodelle Chaffee, born March 8, 1876.

5214 iv Robert Chaffee, born September 1, 1877; died April 2, 1882.

5215 V Clinton Burritt Chaffee, born June 25, 1881; died January 2, 1882.

5216 vi Harloe Smith Chaffee, born October 22, 1888.

3206 Gerrit Hiram » Chaffee (Dan,7 Amos,6 David,^ David,* David,3 Nathaniel,2
Thomas i) was born in Westford, Ashford Township, Conn., August 26, 1851,
and died in Colorado, July 22, 1891. He married in Hartford, Conn., April 2,
1878, Jennie L., daughter of Ebenezer Weldon of Wethersfield, Conn. In early
youth he united with the Westford Congregational Church, and later with the
church of the same denomination in Wethersfield. He had a light complexion,
blue eyes, and was over six feet in height. In 1884 he was a farmer in Wethers-
field, and seven years later died of consumption in Colorado, where he had gone
for his health.

Children :

5217 i Abbie Pitkin » Chaffee, born January 8, 1879; died January 30, 1879.

5218 ii Norman Pitkin Chaffee, born February 1, 1880.

5219 iii Dan Gerrit Chaffee, born April 15, 1881.

5220 iv Ralph Pease Chaffee, born July 11, 1882.

3207 Mary Louise s Chaffee (Dan,? Amos,6 David,^ David,* David,3 Nathaniel,3
Thomas i) was born April 28, 1856, and married, January 5, 1883, Edward F.
Farrar. She has a dark complexion, dark eyes, and is medium in height. In 1879
she was a student in South Hadley (Mass.) Academy. At the age of twenty she
united with the Baptist Church in Westford, Ashford Township, Conn., and in
1884 was a member of the State Street Baptist Church, Springfield, Mass., where
in 1900 she was still living.

Child:

5221 i A daughter,9 born March 22, 1884.

3208 Daniel Chaffee » Kenyon (Julia ? Chaffee, Daniel,^ David,^ David,* David,3
Nathaniel,^ Thomas i) was born in Otisco, N. Y., September 5, 1829, and married
in Somerset, N. Y., April 21, 1857, ^lary Louisa, daughter of Charles Dugar. She
was born in Palmyra, N. Y., September 16, 1838. At the time of his marriage
and in 1893 Mr. Kenyon lived in Yates, N. Y., where he was a farmer.

Children, born in Yates:

5222 i Lucy Ella ^ Kenyon, born February 16, 1858; married Howard Johnson.

5223 ii Charles Benjamin Kenyon, born August 13, 1859; married Jessie Slade.

5224 iii Clay C. Kenyon, born June 9, 1862; married Mary Edmons.

5225 iv Ward Kenyon, born October 8, 1866.

3229 Mary Emeline » Chaffee (Lynds,? William,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,* David,3
Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born in Morristo-^Ti, Yt., February 3, 1831, and mar-
ried in Stowe, Vt., March, 1850, George Rice, son of Stephen Atwood of that
place. At the time of her marriage she lived in Stowe and in 1891 in Morristown.
She has a dark complexion, and blue eyes.




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EIGHTH GENERATION 469

Child:
5226 i Emily Jane » Atwood, born October 25, 1853.

3230 Dana Lynds s Chaffee (Lynds/ William,^ Atherton,5 Atherton,^ David,3
Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born in Morristown, Vt., August 28, 1833, and mar-
ried (1) in 1856, Susan, daughter of Abel Bagley of Brookfield, Vt. She died
March 20, 1870, and he married (2), January 28, 1873, Maria Stevens. Mr. Chaffee
has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is six feet in height. He is a farmer and in
1891 lived in Morristown.

Children, by first wife:

5227 i Willis Orson » Chaffee, born February 21, 1857; died September 15,
1867.
+ 5228 ii Charles Dana Chaffee, born August 7, 1859; married Mertie Terrill.

5229 iii Jane Chaffee, born July 31, 1862.

5230 iv Cora Ellen Chaffee, born April 8, 1865; died February 5, 1887.

5231 V Mina Chaffee, born April 11, 1867.

3232 Robinson Josephs ChafEee (Lynds,^ William,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,*
David, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born in Morristown, Vt., August 6, 1839, and
died there, May 15, 1882. He married in Stowe, Vt., March 22, 1867, Maria L.,
daughter of Curtis S. Davis of Morristown. He was a farmer, had a dark com-
ple:don, blue eyes, and was six feet in height.

Children :

5232 i Murton Robinson » ChafTee, born March 17, 1869.

5233 ii Hattie Maria Chaffee, born August 27, 1878.

3233 Orson William s ChaflEee (Lynds,^ William,^ Atherton,5 Atherton,^ David,3
Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born in MorristowTi, Vt., April 7, 1845, and married
there, June 1, 1881, Clarinda J., daughter of Louis VVakefield of that place. At
the time of his marriage and in 1891 Mr. Chaffee lived in Morristown, where he
was a farmer. He has a dark complexion, blue eyes, and is six feet in height.

Children :

5234 i Martin Wakefield « Chaffee, born April 14, 1883.

5235 ii Maud Martha Chaffee, born June 20, 1886.

3236 Mary E. s ChafEee (Hiram,^ William,6 Atherton,5 Atherton,^ David,3 Na-
thaniel,2 Thomas i) was born July 21, 1860, and married. May 13, 1878, Edwin A.
Foster, a farmer, born September 12, 1850. They live in Moretown.

Children :

5236 i Gerald 9 Foster, born April 6, 1880.

5237 ii Elmer Foster, a twin, born April 6, 1880.

3237 Jackson 8 ChafEee (William,^ William,8 Atherton,5 Atherton,* David,3
Nathaniel,2 Thomas i) was born in Morristown, Vt., October 26, 1836, and mar-
ried in Stowe, Vt., January 4, 1868, Marion M., daughter of Darwin E. Shaw of
that place. She is a Universalist. Mr. Chaffee has a light complexion and blue
eyes. He is a member of the Methodist Church. At the time of his marriage he
lived in Morristown, and in 1891 in Stowe, where he was a farmer.

Children :

5238 i Orpha Anna^ Chaffee, born June 1, 1869; married Frank Strong,

5239 ii Grace Cora Chaffee, born January 12, 1875.

3245 Edwin Horace « ChafEee (Horace,^ William,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,* Da-



470 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

vid,3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born in Morristown, Vt., July 2, 1837, and mar-
ried there, June 22, 1876, Mary I., daughter of Abraham Ling of England. She
is a member of the Congregational Church, with which her husband united at the
age of fifty. He has a florid complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, six inches in
height. In 1891 he lived in Morristown, where he was a farmer.

Child:

5240 i Edna Ellen » Chaffee, born January 23, 1880.

3248 Marcus s Chaffee (Nathan Robinson,^ William," Atherton,^ Atherton,^
David, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born in Morristown, Vt., September 30, 1847,
and married (1) Frances, daughter of John Horner of Hyde Park, Vt. She died
February 20, 1874, and was buried in Morristown. He married (2) in South
Wayne, Mich., September 30, 1877, Ella A. Russell. At this time he was living
in South Wayne, but in 1891 his home was in Stowe, Vt., where he was a farmer.
He has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is six feet in height.

Child, by first wife:

5241 i Claude R.a Chaffee, born January 19, 1874.
- Children, by second wife:

5242 ii Ward E. Chaffee, born August 11, 1879.

5243 iii Viva E. Chaffee, born March 1, 1885.

5244 iv Isabel F. Chaffee, born February 8, 1888.

3253 Anna » Chaffee (Jefferson,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,^ David,3
Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born July 27, 1863, and married, November 17, 1883,
James G. Oliver.

Child:

5245 i Olive » Oliver, born November 9, 1884.

3259 Sarah Isabellas Chaffee (Constant,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,*
David,3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas was born August 1, 1845, and married, January 1,
1864, Alva B. Fairfield of East Charlemont, Mass.

Child:

5246 i Ethel Chaffee » Fairfield, born :\Iarch 27, 1884.

3260 Emma Frances » Chaffee (Constant,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,5 Atherton,*
David, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born February 18, 1847, and married in Brattle-
boro, Vt., October 11, 1865, George R. Tower of Putney, Vt., born in Westminster,
Vt., January 8, 1844. He served as a Private in the Civil War, was captured be-
fore Petersburg, Va., June 18, 1864, and held a prisoner two hundred and forty-
five days. He united with the Congregational Church at the age of twenty-five.
He has a sandy complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, eight inches in height. At
the time of his marriage he lived in Brattleboro, and in 1891 in Saxton's River,
Vt., where he was a contractor and builder.

Children :

5247 i Annie Celia » Tower, born December 2, 1867; died July 12, 1878.

5248 ii Belle Drusilla Tower, born December 18, 1868.

5249 iii Eloise Frances Tower, born January 1, 1871 ; married in Saxton's River,

July 27, 1892, Rollin C. Fairchild of Sunderland, Mass.

3262 George Luther s Chaffee (Constant,^ Atherton,6 Atherton,^ Atherton,^
David,3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born in Westminster, Vt., May 12, 1850, and



EIGHTH GENERATION 471

married in Greenfield, INIass., January 29, 1881, Melissa A. Pratt of Putney, Vt.
At this time he was living in Buckland, Mass., where he was a butcher.

Children :

5250 i Dorr Constant » Chaffee, born in Buckland, December 24, 1881.

5251 ii Lena Belle Chaffee, born September 4, 1884.

3265 Almira A. » ChafEee (Lynds Damey,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,^ Atherton,*
David,3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas i) was born August 13, 1844, and died September 30,
1870. She married, January 7, 1861, Israel Baldwin, born in 1838.

Child:

5252 i Scott Door 9 Baldwin, born January 26, 1863.

3285 George Clifford s Chaffee (James Carlyle,^ Calvin,^ Clifford,^ Atherton,*
David,3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas i) was born in Westminster, Vt., August 4, 1845,
and married in Whitewater, Wis., July 3, 1867, Harriet Louisa Richmond, born
May 25, 1846. At the time of his marriage and in 1896 he lived in Whitewater,
where he was a furniture dealer and undertaker.

Children, born in Whitewater:
+ 5253 i Hubert Richmond » Chaffee, born July 7, 1868; married Ella C. Elting.

5254 ii Emma May Chaffee, born November 13, 1871.

5255 iii Clifford Lawrence Chaffee, born July 28, 1890.

3288 Will Curlis » Chaffee (James Carlyle,^ Calvin,^ Clifford,^ Atherton,^ Da-
vid,3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas i) was born in Athens, Vt., June 28, 1856, and married
in Clinton, la., March 4, 1876, Rena M., daughter of William H. Baker of Fre-
mont, 0. At this time Mr. Chaffee lived in Clinton, and in 1893 in Topeka, Kan.,
where he was a clothing merchant.

Children :

5256 i Maud Irene » Chaffee, born March 27, 1879; died June 27, 1879.

5257 ii Florence Baker Chaffee, born July 4, 1885.

3313 Hannah Amanda s Allen (Permelia Anna ^ Chaffee, Philander,^ Clifford,^
Atherton,4 David,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas i) was born in Trowbridge, Mich., ]\Iarch 11,



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