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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Thomas i) was born in Boston, N. Y., June 23, 1845, and married there, Novem-
ber 26, 1869, Louise, daughter of Jesse Lockwood of that place. She died Octo-
ber 4, 1879. In 1883 Mr. Chaffee lived in Buffalo, N. Y., where he was a clerk.

Children :

5629 i Francis Wilburs Chaffee, born November 28, 1870; died December 28,

1870.

5630 ii Manly J. Chaffee, born September 18, 1872; died August 21, 1876.

5631 iii Richard Clark Chaffee, born July 18, 1873; died September 21, 1879.

5632 iv Jessie Louise Chaffee, born April 19, 1877.

3853 Alice » Chaffee (Ezra,^ David, e Ezra,^ Ebenezer,^ John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1)
was born in Boston, N. Y., March 19, 1850, and married. May 15, 1873, Edward
S. Nott, born in Hamburg, N. Y., August 10, 1847. In 1883 they hved in Ham-
burg, where Mr. Nott was a civil engineer and druggist.

Child:

5633 i Eunice E.9 Nott, born April 12, 1876.

3855 Byron » Chaffee (Alfred,^ Da\dd,6 Ezra,^ Ebenezer,* John,3 Joseph,2
Thomas 1) was born in Boston, N. Y., December 18, 1835, and married in Clar-
ence, N. Y., March 24, 1864, Harriet D., daughter of Isaac W. Choate of that
place. In 1884 Mr. Chaffee was a farmer in Clarence.

Children :

5634 i Nellie 9 Chaffee.



EIGHTH GENERATION 509

5635 ii George H. Chaffee.

5636 iii Kittie E. Chaffee.

5637 iv Hattie M. Chaffee.

5638 V Nettie E. Chaffee.

5639 vi Alfred H. Chaffee.

5640 vii Mary A. Chaffee.

3860 Charles Homer « Chaffee (Nathan Steadman,^ Charles, ^ Ezra,^ Ebenezer,^
John,3 Joseph,2 Thomas i) was born July 4, 1837, and died in Ann Arbor, Mich.,
before 1891. He married Libbie Johnson, who sur\dved him, and in 1891 lived
in Chicago. Mr. Chaffee at one time taught school in Windham, N. Y., and was
also for a year on the New York City police force. He travelled as an agent of
the Appleton Publishing Company of that city, and in 1879 lived in Philadelphia,
Pa. He had a light complexion, black eyes, and brown hair. He died suddenly
of heart disease.

Children :

5641 i Elizabeth » Chaffee.

5642 ii Minnie Chaffee.

5643 iii Charles Chaffee.

5644 iv George Chaffee.

5645 V Josephine Chaffee.

Another child, name unknoT\Ti.

3861 John Addison « Chaffee (Nathan Steadman,^ Charles,^ Ezra,^ Ebenezer,*
John,3 Joseph,2 Thomas 9 was born May 3, 1844 (1845), and married Fannie
Roberts. He has black eyes and hair.

Child:

5646 i Bessie » Chaffee, residence, 1889, Philadelpha, Pa.

3868 James Eber » Chaffee (Elisha H.,^ Rufus,^ Ezra,^ Ebenezer,^ John, 3 Jo-
seph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Oswegatchie, N. Y., March 16, 1839, and married
in Canton, N. Y., July 11, 1864, Sarah Jane, daughter of Bela Bell of Heuvelton,
N. Y. She has a light complexion, blue eyes, and light broTsai hair. Mr. Chaffee
has a dark complexion, black eyes and hair, and is five feet, eight and one-half
inches in height. He lived in Oswegatchie until 1858, when he went to Wisconsin
and worked on a farm. Returning to Oswegatchie, he worked for his brother
until the fall of 1861, when on October 1st he enlisted as a Private in the 16th
New York Volunteer Infantry and went to Virginia via New York City. He
served until February 14, 1863, when he was discharged on account of disability.
He returned to his home and after partially regaining his health, entered the
construction department of the army and returned to the South, where he re-
paired railroads and built bridges until the close of the war. During this time
he obtained leave and returned to Canton to be married, remaining two weeks.
He continued on duty in the South until October, 1865. He bought a farm near
Heuvelton and lived there seven years, at the end of that time selling it, and
buying a hardware business in Heuvelton, where he was living in 1891. Mr.
Chaffee united with the ]\Iethodist Church, of which his wife is also a member,
at the age of twenty-eight, and was for twenty years a Steward in it. He was
also a Sunday School Superintendent for four years. He was at one time Post-
master, was Notary Public two terms. Superintendent of the Poor three terms
and Surveyor four terms.



510 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

nildren:

5647 i Florence Angeline » Chaffee, born March 21, 1867; married Walter L.

Millard.

5648 ii Mary Bell Chaffee, born May 19, 1869.

5649 iii Mable Coralie Chaffee, born July 10, 1874.

5650 iv Willie James Chaffee, born December 26, 1879.

3870 Sereno Silvanus » Chaffee (Eber Kise,^ Rufus,^ Ezra,^ Ebenezer,^ John,*
Joseph,^ Thomas i) was born in Athens, Vt., January 20, 1826, and died Janu-
ary 24, 1894. He married in Campton, 111., May 14, 1845, Leonora Rice. Mr.
Chaffee had a light complexion, blue eyes, and was short and stout. He was a
dealer in real estate and a member of the Methodist Church. In 1889 he lived
in Los Angeles, Cal.

Children :
+ 5651 i Theron Augustus ^ Chaffee, born in 1846; married Isabelle Lowe.

5652 ii Eugene Chaffee.

5653 iii Frank Pierce Chaffee, born in 1853; residence, 1890, Garden Grove,

Cal.

5654 iv Clara Chaffee.

5655 V Nellie Irene Chaffee, born in 1857.

+ 5657 vi Rose Ann Chaffee, born in 1859; married Clay Parmly.

3871 Fernando Henry » Chaffee (Eber Kise,^ Rufus,6 Ezra,^ Ebenezer,* John,^
Joseph,2 Thomas i) was born in Grafton, Vt., November 21, 1827, and married (1)
Marion Woods; (2) in Campton, 111., July 15, 1858, Delia, daughter of Sabrina
Barber of that place. Mr. Chaffee was a farmer and lived in Paw Paw, 111., in
1884. He was living in 1906.

Children, by second wife :

5658 i Marcia M. Chaffee, born March 8, 1859; died October 8, 1860.

5659 ii Ernest Chaffee, born March 6, 1861 ; died July 8, 1861.

5660 iii Edmund W. Chaffee, born in Paw Paw, April 12, 1862; is a musician;

residence, 1884, Paw Paw.

5661 iv Elmer S. Chaffee, born November 29, 1865.

5662 V Wilber T. Chaffee, born September 15, 1867.

5663 vi Carrie B. Chaffee, born July 14, 1869; died October 15, 1884.

5664 vii Ella Chaffee, born May 15, 1872.

5665 viii Minnie A. Chaffee, born March 21, 1874.

5666 ix John F. Chaffee, born April 5, 1879; died May 22, 1883.

5667 X Berward C. Chaffee, born June 18, 1881; died May 19, 1883.

3876 Alonzo Duane « Chaffee (Eber Kise,^ Rufus,^ Ezra,^ Ebenezer,* John,3
Joseph,2 Thomas J) was born in Athens, Vt., August 31, 1839, and married in
Elgin, 111., October 7, 1863, Phoebe Ann, daughter of James Franklin Padelford
of that place. She is a member of the Baptist Church, her husband of the Meth-
odist, which he joined at the age of eighteen and of which he was for eight years
Trustee. He is a farmer and has been for eight terms Assessor of his town. He
has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, eleven inches in height. In
1893 he lived in Campton, 111.

Children :

5668 i Charles A.s Chaffee, born October 4, 1865; died in Aurora, 111., May 11,

1886; he was a student in Jennings Seminary, and was drowned
while bathing with two of his fellow students; he had been teach-
ing school shortly before his death ; he was a member of the Baptist
Church in Campton, of which he was clerk.



EIGHTH GENERATION 511

"He was a talented young man of most estimable chara\ ter,
gentlemanly, refined, and noble in all his intercourse in social life
He was an earnest and consistent Christian and active in every
good work.

"Faithful, judicious, efficient in every service undertaken by
him, whether on the farm, in the school as pupil or as teacher, or
in any other capacity, he won the confidence and esteem of all."

5669 ii Willie E. Chaffee, born May 25, 1871; died December 18, 1872.

5670 iii Mary A. Chaffee, born February 18, 1873.

5671 iv Franklin E. Chaffee, born August 20, 1876.

5672 V Rossie W. Chaffee, born December 29, 1880; died December 31, 1881.

3877 Dorr Bradford s Chaffee (Eber Kise,^ Rufus,^ Ezra,^ Ebenezer,* John,s
Joseph,2 Thomas i) was born in Campton, 111., October 20, 1841, and married (1)
in Elgin, 111., November 15, 1865, Ladona T., daughter of John IMartin Treadwell
of that place. He married (2), September 25, 1883, Helen B. Willets. He en-
listed in Company B, 29th Illinois Volunteers, in the spring of 1863 for three
months, and was taken ill with typhoid fever and compelled to return home, while
with his regiment at Camp Douglas, Chicago, 111., guarding Southern soldiers. He
is a farmer and lived from 1841 to 1881 in Campton, removing in that year to
Garden Grove, Cal.

Children, by first wife:

5673 i John Martin 9 Chaffee, born September 7, 1866; died August 23, 1867.

5674 ii George Dorr Chaffee, born June 24, 1868.

5675 iii Ernest Alonzo Chaffee, born December 16, 1871.

5676 iv Fannie Lulu Chaffee, born October 22, 1874.

5677 V Martin Henry Chaffee, born January 21, 1877; died October 3, 1880. .

3879 Simon E.s Chaffee (Eber Kise,^ Rufus,6 Ezra,5 Ebenezer,* John,3 Joseph,^
Thomas i) was born in Campton, 111., November 21, 1845, and married in Virgil,
111., March 26, 1867, Sarah E., daughter of Joseph Woodman of that place. Mr.
Chaffee enlisted in Company C, 141st Illinois Volimteers, as a Private. He was
promoted to the rank of First Sergeant, but was taken ill with typhoid fever
and was sent home. He was in a few skirmishes only. He is a farmer and in
1884 lived in Campton.

Children :

5678 i Anna E.9 Chaffee, born March 17, 1869.

5679 ii Everett S. Chaffee, born February 20, 1872.

5680 iii John W. Chaffee, born March 26, 1874.

5681 iv Grace H. Chaffee, born August 27, 1877.

5682 v Eleanor M. Chaffee, born September 22, 1879; died January 17, 1884.

5683 vi Earl G. Chaffee, born September 8, 1881.

3885 George Reuben « Chaffee (Rufus,^ Rufus,^ Ezra,^ Ebenezer,* John,3 Jo-
seph,2 Thomas i) was born in Athens, Vt., July 14, 1839, and married in Peters-
ham, Mass., September 2, 1864, Ellen A., daughter of John Dunn of that place.
Mr. Chaffee has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, eight inches in
height. While living in Barre, Mass., he enlisted for nine months as a Private in
Company F, 53d Massachusetts Volunteers, being mustered in October 17, 1862,
and discharged September 2, 1863. He was wounded in the Battle of Port Hud-
son (La.), June 14, 1863. At the age of fourteen he united with the Methodist
Church, of which his wife is also a member, and in which he was Steward and
Trustee for sixteen years. He served for a year and a half as Postmaster in Oak



512 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

Lawn, Ga. In 1864 he lived in Lyndon, Vt., in 1884 in Gardner, Mass., and in
1890 in Cordele, Ga. He is a chair maker and farmer.
Children :

5684 i John Ruf us » Chaffee, born in Gardner, July 27, 1869; he has a light

complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, six inches in height; at the
age of seventeen united with the Methodist Church, in which he is
a minister; in 1890 was attending college in Wilbraham, Mass.

5685 ii Wilbur George Chaffee, born July 28, 1872.

3886 Willard Porters Chaffee (Rufus,^ Rufus,^ Ezra,5 Ebenezer,* John,3 Jo-
seph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Athens, Vt., January 11, 1843, and married in
Lyndon, Vt., September 6, 1866, Abi Maria, daughter of John Proctor of that
place. Mr. Chaffee has a sandy complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, six and
one-half inches in height. At the age of twelve he united with the Methodist
Church, of which his wife is also a member. He enlisted as a Private in the Civil
War, was promoted to the rank of Corporal and then to that of Sergeant. He
was wounded on Weldon Railroad, June 23, 1864, and again in Charlestown,
Va., August 21, 1864. In 1866 he lived in Lyndon, and in 1892 in St. Johnsbury,
Vt. He is a scale maker.

Children :

5686 i Harriet Maria ^ Chaffee, born November 16, 1867; married Frederick R.

Rose.

5687 ii Arthur Willard Chaffee, born March 28, 1874.

3893 Charles C* Farmer (Jerusha H.^ Chaffee, Ezra,e Ezra,^ Ebenezer,* John,3
Joseph, 2 Thomas i), married, and in 1906 was living in Mt. Carrol, 111.

Children :

5688 i Charles » Farmer, a West Point graduate.

5689 ii Minnie Farmer.

3894 Ceha A.s Howard (Ursula ^ Chaffee, Ezra,^ Ezra,5 Ebenezer,* John, 3
Joseph,2 Thomas 1), married in Conewango, N. Y., in 1869, Gerrett Smith Myers,
a farmer, born in Peterboro, N. Y., in 1838. He has a light complexion, blue
eyes, and is five feet, eight inches in height. He served as a Private in the Civil
War, was taken prisoner and held a year. In 1892 they lived in Conewango.

Children :

5690 i Edwin Eugene » Myers, born February 29, 1871; residence, 1892, Cone-

wango.

5691 ii Louis Howard Myers, born September 13, 1873; in 1892 was a student

in Chamberlain Institute, Randolph, N. Y.

3901 Fannie Ella ^ Chaffee (Newell Moses,^ Ezra,^ Ezra,^ Ebenezer,* John,3
Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Smithfield, N. Y., May 20, 1853, and married in
Lenox, IMadison County, N. Y., December 25, 1880, John Cowan of Chicago, 111.,
born in 1849. He was educated in Northwestern University. Both husband and
wife are members of the Presbyterian Church. Mrs. Cowan has a light com-
plexion, hazel eyes, dark hair, and is tall. In 1906 they lived in Canastota, N. Y.,
Mr. Cowan being connected with the Manhattan Life Insurance Company, with
an office in Syracuse, N. Y.

Child:

5692 i Fannie Kathrine » Cowan, born in Lenox, November 15, 1894.

3903 Newell Fred » Chaffee (Newell Moses,^ Ezra,6 Ezra,^ Ebenezer,* John, 3



EIGHTH GENERATION 513

Joseph,2 Thomas was born in Lenox, N. Y., October 2, 1868, and married in
Chadwicks, Oneida County, N. Y., February 22, 1893, Nina Elizabeth, daughter
of James Martin Hecox of that place. At this time she was Uving in Saquoi, N. Y.,
and Mr. Chaffee in Lenox. He is a farmer, has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is
five feet, eleven inches in height. He has been Assessor of Lincoln, X. Y., where
in 1906 they was still living.

Children :

5693 i Newell Merlyn » Chaffee, born December 14, 1895.

5694 ii Sibyl Kathleen Chaffee, born May 7, 1897.

3972 Elliot F.8 Chaffee (Albert, ^ Luther,^ Samuel,^ Ebenezer,^ John, 3 Joseph,2
Thomas i) was born in Brokenstraw, Pa., November 19, 1837, and married in
Pittsfield, Pa., July 4, 1864, Edith, daughter of William Brown of Lockland, O.
At the time of his marriage Mr. Chaffee lived in Brokenstraw, and for twenty-five
years in Pittsfield, where he was a wagon maker. He has a light complexion,
blue eyes, and is five feet, six inches in height. In 1890 he moved to Fredonia,
N. Y., where in 1892 he was in the oil business.

Child:

5695 i Charles » Chaffee, born July 25, 1872.

3984 Volney G.** Chaffee (Samuel,^ Luther,^ Samuel,^ Ebenezer,^ John,3 Joseph,2
Thomas i) was born in Milledgeville, 111., IMay 11, 1855, and married in Morri-
son, 111., June 5, 1879, Deha J., daughter of Christian Overholser of Coleta, 111.
Mr. Chaffee has a fair complexion, brown eyes and is five feet, eight and one-half
inches in height. At the time of his marriage he lived in IMilledgeville, and in
1892 in Coleta, where he was a merchant.

Children :

5696 i Jessie May^ Chaffee, born September 11, 1880.

5697 ii Henry Leroy Chaffee, born April 30, 1882.

5698 iii Christian Chaffee, born January 23, 1884.

5699 iv Ralph Chaffee, born August 31, 1888.

3991 Clarence Llewellyn » Chaffee (Ezra, ^ Luther,^ Samuel, ^ Ebenezer,^ John, 3
Joseph,2 Thomas i) was born in Pittsfield, Pa., January 7, 1852, and married in
Pleasant ville. Pa., August 1, 1872, Mary Emeline, daughter of Thomas B. Watson
of Titusville, Pa. She is a member of the ISIethodist Church. ^Ir. Chaffee has a
light complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, ten and one-half inches in height.
In 1872 he lived in Titusville, and in 1890 in Omaha, Neb., where he was President
of the City Council, of which he had for two years been a member. He is a whole-
sale lumber dealer.

Children :

5700 i Lynn E.9 Chaffee, born November 6, 1873.

5701 ii Cora F. Chaffee, born March 11, 1876.

5702 iii Herbert W. Chaffee, born June 30, 1886.

5703 iv Max B. Chaffee, born August 20, 1887; died February 10, 1888,

4026 James Dudleys Chaffee (Hiland Danforth,7Danforth,6Samuel,5Ebenezer,4
John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas ^) was born in Wyalusing, Pa., September 26, 1856, and
married in Rome, Pa., December 25, 1879, Sarah Jane ^ Chaffee (5465) (Jarvis
Sexton, 8 Comfort Bliss, ^ Nathaniel Bliss,^ Comfort, ^ Joseph, * John, 3 Joseph,2
Thomas i), born November 6, 1862. Mr. Chaffee has a light complexion, black



514 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

eyes, and is five feet, eleven inches in height. He is a farmer and blacksmith;
in 1879, 1891 and 1905 he lived in Sheshequin, Pa,

Children :

5704 i Freddie Fayett » ChafTee, born May 29, 1881.

5705 ii Miles Lewis Chaffee, born October 15, 1884,

4033 Fannie Rogers » Chaffee (Joseph Bennett, ^ Ezra,^ Samuel, ^ Ebenezer,*
John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born October 26,* 1855, and died in Binghamton,
N. Y., November 26, 1884. She married, April 24, 1879, Henry Bayer, Jr., born
in Heidelberg, Germany, March 1, 1851. They lived in Binghamton, where Mr.
Bayer was a bookkeeper and where he died August 29, 1880,

Child:

5706 i Jeanette Rogers » Bayer, born January 29, 1880.

4035 Margarette Sylvia » Chaffee (Joseph Bennett, ^ Ezra,^ Samuel,^ Ebenezer,*
John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born August 15, 1859, and married, September 25,
1879, Frederick H., son of Harvey Westcott. They live in Binghamton, N. Y.,
w^here ]\Ir, Westcott is a cigar manufacturer.

Child:

5707 i Joseph Rogers » Westcott, born January 18, 1881.

4037 James Chaffee ^ Loomis (Abigail Sherwood ^ Chaffee, Hezekiah,^ Heze-
kiah,5 Hezekiah,* John,^ Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Windsor, Conn., April 19,
1807, and died September 16, 1877. He married (1) in 1833, Ehza C. Mitchell
of New Haven, Conn., who died in March, 1840. He married (2) in 1844, Mary B.
Sherman, who survived him. He was graduated from Yale College in 1828, and
was a lawyer with a large practice in Bridgeport, Conn. In 1837 he was State
Senator.

Children, by his first wife:

5708 i A daughter,^ died in childhood,

5709 ii A daughter, died in childhood.

Child, by second wife :

5710 iii Sherman Loomis, born about 1847; died in October, 1867, in his twenty-

first year; at that time a member of the senior class in Yale College.

4047 George Wilburs Chaffee (Edward Willard,^ Willard,^ Simeon,^ John, 4
John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in South Wilbraham, Mass., December 7,
1829, and died September 6, 1875. He married, September 17, 1851, Frances M,
Pease, who died February 23, 1881. Mr. Chaffee was buried in South Wilbraham
(now Hampden), Mass,

Children :

5711 i Martha Maria s Chaffee, born February 12, 1853; married in South Wil-

braham, June 4, 1868, Lewis Franklin Davis.

5712 ii Ellen Sophia Chaffee, born July 15, 1856; died October 3, 1864; buried

in South Wilbraham.

5713 iii Mary Jane Chaffee, born February 7, 1860; died September 27, 1864;

buried in South Wilbraham.

5714 iv Edward Everett Chaffee, born July 24, 1867; died March 1, 1869; buried

in South Wilbraham.

4050 Marcius Henry » Chaffee (Edward Willard,^ Willard,^ Simeon, ^ John,*
John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in South Wilbraham, Mass., October 19, 1842,



EIGHTH GENERATION 515

and married there, June 24, 1869, Harriet A., daughter of Seth Farrington of
Pelham, Mass. ^^^lile hving in Wilbraham he enUsted as a Private in Company I,
46th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, for nine months. He was mustered in
September 24, 1862, and mustered out June 3, 1863. He re-enlisted in Company D,
2d Massachusetts Volunteer Hea\'y Artillery, was mustered in July 28, 1863, and
discharged September 3, 1865, at the expiration of his company's term of service.
He is a farmer, and in 1884 was living in Hampden, Mass. (formerly South Wil-
braham).
Children :

5715 i MabeUe Delight 9 Chaffee, born July 27, 1871.

5716 ii Jane Eliza Chaffee, born August 24, 1872.

5717 iii Herbert Marcius Chaffee, born in South Wilbraham, June 22, 1874.

5718 iv Florence Helen Chaffee, born Februar}' 12, 1876.

5719 V Agnes Zilpha Chaffee, born August 10, 1879.

4051 Emma Elvira « Chaffee (Edward Willard,^ Willard,^ Simeon, s John,*
John, 3 Joseph,2 Thomas i) was born in South Wilbraham, ]\Iass., July 24, 1844,
and married there, June 4, 1868, CaMn M. Havens, a widower with three children,
born in Somers, Conn., April 20, 1834, died March 14, 1900. He was a farmer, and
in 1884 lived in Somers, where in 1905 his widow, Emma Elvira (Chaffee) Havens,
was still living.

Children :

5720 i Cora Jane ^ Havens, born August 29, 1869; married, November 15, 1893,

Levi P. Abbe.

5721 ii Herbert Chaffee Havens, born April 3, 1872; died August 8, 1872.

5722 iii Allison Chaffee Havens, born Mav 10, 1873; married, November 18,

1901, Grace A. Smith.

5723 iv Marion Eliza Havens, born July 20, 1875; married, June 4, 1902, Horace

A. Sikes; residence, 1905, Somers.

5724 V Bennie Snow Havens, born August 3, 1879; died March 7, 1880.

4060 Caroline Amelia « Chaffee (Reuben Howlett,^ Simeon,« Simeon, s John,*
John, 3 Joseph,2 Thomas i) was born November 5, 1850, and married in South Wil-
braham, Mass., June 12, 1870, William Hitchcock of that place, born February 24,
1844. He is a machinist and wheelwright.

Children :

5725 i Ida Eldora » Hitchcock, born August 12, 1871.

5726 ii Charles Edward Hitchcock, born October 3, 1872; died October 8, 1872.

4061a Mary Elizas Chaffee (Reuben Howlett,^ Simeon,^ Simeon,^ John,*
John,3 Joseph,2 Thomas i) was born ]\Iay 30, 1852, and married in South Wilbra-
ham, Mass., June 30, 1874, John E. Rindge of Wilbraham, Mass.

Child :

5727 i A daughter ,9 born July 3, 1875; died July 3, 1877.

4062b Fanny Maria « Collins (Thirza ^ Chaffee, Simeon, e Simeon,^ John,*
John,3 Joseph,2 Thomas i) was born April 9, 1845, and married, April 15, 1869,
Oscar S. Southworth of Hardwick, ]\Iass.

Child:

5728 i Mary Louise ^ Southworth, born July 24, 1870.

4063 Daniel Chaffee « ColUns (Thirza 7 Chaffee, Simeon,^ Simeon,5 John,*
John, 3 Joseph,2 Thomas i) was born April 6, 1847, and married, October 18, 1871,.
Julia Eva Knight of Ware, Mass., where they live. ^Ir. Collins is a farmer.



516 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

Children :

5729 i Daniel Austin » Collins.

5730 ii Alice Maria Collins.

5731 iii Charles Francis Collins.

5732 iv Arthur Anthony Collins.

4065 Fanny S.^ Chaffee (Elam Newbury/ Simeon, ^ Simeon, ^ John,* John, 3
Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Palmer, Mass., March 4, 1843, and married (1)
George Brooks; (2) William ]\Iorand.

Children :

5733 i Flora B.9 Brooks.

5734 ii Eddie Morand.

4066 Louise E.^ Chaffee (Elam Newbury,^ Simeon, ^ Simeon, ^ John,* John, 3
Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born January 17, 1847, and married in 1872, Hardin
Chamberlin of Dana, Mass.

Children :

5735 i Freddie » Chamberlin, born October 28, 1878.

5736 ii Walter Chamberlin, born June 15, 1884.

5737 iii A child, died young.

4070 Emery Worthington » Chaffee (Hollis Worthington,^ Noah,^ Simeon, 5
John,* John, 3 Joseph,^ Thomas i) was born in Carlton, N. Y., April 16, 1S37, and
married in Alden, N. Y., September 6, 1857, Mary Jane, daughter of Simister
Mercer of that place. She is a member of the Presbyterian Church. Mr. Chaffee
has a dark complexion, brown eyes, and is six feet, one inch in height. He is an
Atheist. He has been a farmer, an auctioneer, a patent agent, and a travelling
salesman for the Buffalo, Fairbanks, and other scale companies. In 1857 he lived
in Alden and in 1891 in Great Bend, Kan.

Children :

5738 i CoUista Caroline » Chaffee, born December 25, 1859.

5739 ii Hollis Mercer Chaffee, born September 13, 1862; married Frances M.

Flint.

5740 iii Edward Emery Chaffee, born August 8, 1865; died July 6, 1875.

5741 iv George Adney Chaffee, born April 2, 1867.

5742 V Bertha Augusta Chaffee, born January 19, 1880.

4071 Eugene Winslow » Chaffee (Zelotes Emery,^ Emery,^ Simeon, ^ John,*
John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Chicopee, Mass., April 20, 1842, and mar-
ried in ]Moodus, Conn., November 4, 1868, Catharine ]\Iaria, daughter of Amasa
Day of that place. In 1883 he was the superintendent of the New York Net and
Twine Company of Moodus, where in 1906 he was still living.

Children :

5743 i Amasa Day ^ Chaffee, born June 13, 1870.

5744 ii Katharine Chaffee, born September 17, 1888.

4072 Herbert Winthrop s Chaffee (Zelotes Emery,^ Emery,^ Simeon,^ John,*
John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Willimantic, Conn., August 11, 1844, and
married in Princeton, Kan., October 30, 1872, Jerusha Addie, daughter of Jo-
seph P. Smith of that place. Her great-grandfather, James Smith, was one of
the signers of the Declaration of Independence. Mr. Chaffee has a light complexion,
blue eyes, and is five feet, eight inches in height. He went to live in Moodus, Conn.,



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