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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at the age of six and at fourteen he united with the Methodist Church, of which



EIGHTH GEXERATIOX 517

his wife is also a member. In 1861 and 1S62 he attended the Wilbraham (Mass.)
Academy and during the winters taught school in West Stafford, Conn., and
Belchertown, Mass. In 1863 he graduated from Eastman's Business College,
Poughkeepsie, N. Y., and in the fall of that year he went to New York Cit)^ where
he filled the position of bookkeeper for six years. In February, 1870, he went to
Kansas, and settled in Franklin County, where he was a farmer and school teacher.
He was living in Princeton when he married in 1872. In April, 1873, he entered
the South Kansas Conference of the Methodist Church. In that year he was
stationed in Florence and Cedar Point, in 1874 and 1875 in Neosho Falls, from
1876 to 1878 in Americus, from 1879 to 1881 in Burlington, and in 1882 and 1883
in Parsons, all in Kansas. He has been a minister twenty-one years and a Pre-
siding Elder six years.
Children :

5745 i Arthur Gill » Chaffee, born October 11, 1873.

5746 ii Nellie Edith Chaffee, born December 9, 1875.

4073 Lois Clarinda » ChafiEee (Zelotes Emery,^ Emery,^ Simeon, s John,* John,3
Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born July 27, 1853, and married, November 18, 1885,
Charles W. Kimball of Manhattan, Kan.

Children :

5747 i Emery Chaffee 9 Kimball, born December 12, 1886; died October 11, 1888.

5748 ii John Willard Kimball, born July 30, 1889.

4077 Frank Winslow » Chaffee (Franklin Dexter,^ Emery,6 Simeon,^ John,^
John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Springfield, Mass., December 17, 1849,
and married there, May 22, 1872, Lizzie A., daughter of William James of that
place. In 1874 he lived in Springfield, and in 1887 in Albany, N. Y., being the
foreman of the car department of the New York Central & Hudson River Railroad
in AVest Albany.

Children, born in Springfield:

5749 i Edwin F.9 Chaffee, born July 12, 1874.

5750 ii William D. Chaffee, born November 29, 1876.

4078 Mahlon Edwins Chaffee (Edwin Stearns,^ Emery,6 Simeon,^ John,*
John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in West Stafford, Conn., September 22, 1853,
and married in Ellington, Conn., Idella, daughter of Henry Miner of that place.
In 1883, Mr. Chaffee, who is a bootmaker, lived in Brookfield, Conn., and in 1890
in Worcester, Mass,

Child:

5751 i Etta Lula « Chaffee, born August 30, 1876.

4084 Hiram Masons Chaffee (Orrin,^ Amos,6 Amos,^ John,'* John, 3 Joseph,2
Thomas i) was born in Rochester, Vt., February 17, 1822, and married there,
December 28, 1846, Mary E., daughter of Elias Richardson of that place. She was
a member of the Universalist Church. She died in June, 1853, and was buried
in Cincinnati, O. "Captain" Chaffee, as he is called, was formerly a ship car-
penter. In 1890 he lived in Sailors' Snug Harbor, Staten Island, N. Y. He has
a dark complexion, brown eyes, and is five feet, ten and three-fourths inches in
height.

Child:

5752 i George Elias » Chaffee, born March 26, 1849; residence, 1891, Detroit,

Mich.; a machinist.



518 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

4095 Charles Williams Chaffee (Leonard,^ John,8 Amos,^ John,^ John, 3 Jo-
seph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Braintree, Vt., September 20, 1843, and died in
Chicago, 111., November 28, 188-4. He married in Rochester, Vt., September 23,
1869, Diana Roxy Reserve, daughter of Francis T. Mosher of that place. Doc-
tor Chaffee graduated from the University of Michigan, was an allopathic phy-
sician and a member of the Universalist Church, with which he united when a
young man. He had a light complexion, blue eyes, and was five feet, eleven inches
in height.

Child:

5753 i Charles Francis » Chaffee, born January 3, 1878; has a light complexion,

and blue eyes.

4096 Henry Harrison » Chaffee (John,^ John,^ Amos,^ John,* John, 3 Joseph,^
Thomas 1) was born in Rochester, Vt., December 12, 1840, and married in Roy-
alton, Vt., January 1, 1867, Augusta M., daughter of Thomas M. Smith of INIont-
pelier, Vt. Mr. Chaffee has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, ten
inches in height. He served in the Civil War, enlisting for three years as Corporal
in Company E, 4th Vermont Volunteers, August 30, 1861, and serving two en-
listments. He lost his right arm in the Battle of Cedar Creek, October 19, 1864.
He was discharged with the rank of Sergeant, June 26, 1865. He has held several
town offices and has been Trustee of the Universahst Church, with which he united
at the age of thirty, and of which his wife is also a member. He is a farmer and
butcher, and in 1883 lived in Rochester.

Children :

5754 i Nellie A.9 Chaffee, born February 21, 1868.

5755 ii Alice E. Chaffee, born July 8, 1869.

5756 iii Henry S. Chaffee, born May 17, 1871; has a light complexion, blue eyes,

and is five feet, ten inches in height; united with the Universalist
Church at the age of sixteen.

5757 iv Annie I\Iay Chaffee, born May 17, 1877; died in Rochester, February 11,

1883.

4099 Edwin John ^ Chaffee (John,^ John,6 Amos,5 John,* John, 3 Joseph,2
Thomas 1) was born in Rochester, Vt., March 19, 1850, and married in Brattle-
boro, Vt., February 9, 1874, Emma Elizabeth, daughter of Ambrose and Julia
(Hill) AVillson of Potsdam, N. Y., where she was born August 28, 1851. Mr,
Chaffee has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is six feet in height. At the age
of nineteen he united with the Universalist Church, of which his wife is a mem-
ber. He was Simday School Superintendent for several terms and was ordained
a minister July 18, 1872. In 1883 he Uved in Potsdam, and in 1889 in Galesburg,
111.

Children :

5758 i John Willson 9 Chaffee, born July 18, 1875; died March 8, 1879; had a

light complexion, and blue eyes.

5759 ii Rose Chaffee, born Januarj' 12, 1879.

4100 Kendrick « Richmond (Anna ^ Chaffee, John,^ Amos,^ John,* John,3
Joseph,2 Thomas i) was born in Rochester, Vt., February 28, 1841, and married
(1) in Newport, Vt., June 10, 1862, Mary Eliza Pratt. He married (2), April 20,
1869, Mary Elizabeth Brigham. He served as a Private in the Civil War and
was slightly wounded at the Battle of Cold Harbor, Va. At the age of twenty-



EIGHTH GENERATION 519

one he united with the Congregational Church. He is Deputy Collector of Cus-
toms. In 1891 he lived in Newport.

Children :

5760 Clara M.a Richmond.

5761 Annie E. Richmond.

5762 Ruth E. Richmond.

5763 Eva J. Richmond.

5764 Grace W. Richmond.

5765 Frederick E. Richmond.

5766 Ellen F. Richmond.

4107 Byron Mozart « Chaffee (John Willard,^ Leonard Browai,^ Amos,^ John,*
John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Rochester, Vt., September 1, 1837, and
married in Montpelier, Vt., Adelaide, daughter of Worster Sprague of that place.
She is a member of the Presbyterian Church. After marriage they lived in Barre,
Vt. Mr. Chaffee has a light complexion, hazel eyes, and is five feet, ten inches in
height. He served as Quartermaster under General Pitkin, during the Civil War,

Children :

5767 i John Willard » Chaffee.

5768 ii Mary Chaffee.

4110 William Allen » Chaffee (John Willard, ^ Leonard Brown,^ Amos,^ John,*
John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Rochester Vt., January 27, 1850, and mar-
ried (1) there. May .6, 1874, Josie, daughter of Freeman Root of that place. She
died November 25, 1875, and was buried in Rochester. She was a member of
the Congregational Church. He married (2), August 18, 1880, Liela Beide. Mr.
Chaffee has a light complexion, and is five feet, ten inches in height. He united
with the Congregational Church at the age of thirty. He is a farmer and a teacher
of singing. He lived in Rochester in 1874, and later moved to Dakota.

Child, by first wife :

5769 i Harold » Chaffee, died December 29, 1878.
Children, by second wife:

5770 ii James W. Chaffee.

5771 iii Ellen French Chaffee.

4128 David Lewis 8 Chafee (Benjamin, ^ Benjamin, « Francis Green, s Benja-
min,-* Joseph, 3 Joseph,2 Thomas i) was born January 1, 1823, and was twice mar-
ried.

Children, by second wife :

5772 i A child,8 name unknown.

5773 ii William Chafee, a prosperous business man, much interested in Presby-

terian Church work; residence, 1892, Indianapolis, Ind.

4130 John Gilmore » Chafee (Benjamin, ^ Benjamin, ^ Francis Green, s Benja-
min,* Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Cincinnati, O., October 12, 1828,
and married in Wilmington, Ind., September 28, 1853, Clara, daughter of Rev-
erend J. B. Sparks of Greenfield, Ind. Mr. Chafee is a Methodist minister, and
has occupied many of the prominent pulpits in the Southeast Indiana Confer-
ence, which he joined in the fall of 1851, and of which he was still a member in
1892. He has also served four years as Presiding Elder. In 1883 he lived in
Greensburg, Ind.



520 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

Children :
+ 5774 i Ella B.^ Chafee, born January 17, 1856; married Lieutenant Horace P.
Mcintosh.

5775 ii Lura 1. Chafee, born April 5, 1864; married John C. Shirk, a banker;

residence, 1883, Greensburg, 1892, Brookville, Ind.

5776 iii Gertrude Chafee, married Schuyler C, son of Theodore P. Haughey,

formerly President of the Indianapolis (Ind.) National Bank;
S. C. Haughey is a manufacturer; residence, 1892, Indianapolis.

4138 Mary A.s Chaffee (James,^ Azotus,^ Zebediah,^ James,* Joseph, s Joseph, 2
Thomas 1) was born March 15, 1833, and married in Ward, N. Y., November 27,
1854, Charles H. Bliven, born in .\lfred, N. Y., February 16, 1827. He has a
light complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, nine inches in height. He is a farmer,
and in 1891 lived in Scio.

Children :

5777 i Burnetta » Bliven, born September 2, 1854; married Barton P. Sheldon.

5778 ii Mary C. Bliven, born March 14, 1860; died October 6, 1865.

5779 iii Otis B. Bliven, born August 30, 1863.

4139 Nancy Cordelia « Chafee (James,^ Azotus,^ Zebediah,^ James,* Joseph, 3
Joseph,2 Thomas 1) was born February 1, 1841, and died August 9, 1861. She
married David Sabin, who after her death remarried and had two more children.

Child:

5780 i James W. Sabin, born in Ward, N. Y., May 19, 1860; married, September 5,

1882, Mabel E. Babbitt; is a farmer; residence, 1884, Scio, N. Y

4149 Patty M.s Chaffee (Julius Bachus,^ Zebediah,^ Zebediah,5 James,* Jo-
seph, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Colesville, N. Y., July 29, 1829, and mar-
ried there, January 14, 1850, Henry Crofut, a carpenter, born in Colesville, May 18,
1829, died October 24, 1875. In 1860 they lived in Gaines, Pa., and at the time
of Mr. Crofut's death in Avoca, la., where they kept a hotel. In 1876 Mrs. Crofut
moved to Windsor, N. Y., and in 1883 to Plankinton, Dak.

Children :

5781 i Charles E.a Crofut, born June 1, 1851 ; died January 24, 1868.
+ 5782 ii Leroy Crofut, born March 22, 1855; married Livonia Bowers.
+ 5783 iii Verna Crofut, born June 27, 1862; married A. N. Lowe.

5784 iv Ida M. Crofut, born in Gaines, July 22, 1864; married in Plankinton,

August 14, 1883, John J. Carroll, a barber, born in Newport, R. L;
residence, 1884, Plankinton.

5785 V DoUie Crofut, born September 4, 1866.

5786 vi Henry Crofut, Jr., born June 22, 1869; died January 1, 1871.

4151 Azotus 8 Chaffee (Julius Bachus,^ Zebediah," Zebediah,^ James,* Joseph,3
Joseph,2 Thomas 1) was born in Colesville, N. Y., February 2, 1832, and married
(1) Antoinette, daughter of Nathan Mayo. She died in 1866, aged twenty-six,
and he married (2) in Harpersville, N. Y., January 16, 1869, Mary J., daughter
of Abram Tompkms of Windsor, N. Y. In 1884 they lived in Onac^uago, N. Y.,
where he was a farmer.

Child, by first wife:

5787 i William R.9 Chaffee, born April 6, 1862.

Children, by second wife :

5788 ii Anna E. Chaffee, born April 2, 1871 .

5789 iii Adrian C. Chaffee, born April 2, 1879.



EIGHTH GENERATION 521

4154 James Marion » ChafEee (James Alanson,^ Zebediah,^ Zebediah,5 James,*
Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born m Colesville, X. Y., September 28, 1836,
and married in Windsor, X. Y., December 20, 1866, Gertrude C, daughter of
Joseph P. Thompson of that place. Mr. Chaffee held the office of Justice of the
Peace in Windsor for twelve years and has also held many minor civic offices.
Windsor has for many years been Mr. Chaffee's home, and in 1895 he was still
living there. He is a grocer.

Children :

5790 i Ernest Rice ^ Chaffee, born August 5, 1868; married, August 5, 1890,

Delia Warner.

5791 ii Abbie Emeline Chaffee, born April 20, 1871 ; married, Xovember 13, 1887,

George A. Babcock.

4165 Albert Alonzo s Tupper, Jr. (Albert Alonzo ^ Tupper, Elizabeth 6 Chaffee,
James, 5 James,* Joseph, ^ Joseph, 2 Thomas 1), was born in Church ville, X. Y.,
October 21, 1840, and married, September 23, 1871, Mary E. Scott of that place.
He served in the Civil War as a Corporal, and has held several town offices. In
1891 he lived in Churchville, where he was a meat-dealer.

Child:

5792 i Charles Albert » Tupper, born March 7, 1878.

4188 Mary Jane « Chaffee (Cyril Schuyler,^ Cyril,6 Chester,^ James,* Joseph,3
Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Woodstock, Conn., July 11, 1849, and married
there, February 16, 1875, Charles Thomas Aldrich, born in Canton, Me., Octo-
ber 18, 1849. He is a farmer, has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is five
feet, ten inches in height. Mr. and Mrs. Aldrich live on the old Chaffee home-
stead in North Woodstock, Conn,, where the latter is a member of the Congrega-
tional Church.

Children :

5793 i Grace Evelvn ^ Aldrich, born April 15, 1876.

5794 ii Clara Elizabeth Aldrich, born March 29, 1882.

5795 iii Florence Estelle Aldrich, born Julv 17, 1883.

5796 iv Melinda Edna Aldrich, born March 2, 1885.

5797 v Albert Eben Aldrich, bom December 20, 1886.

4195 Emory Franklin » Chaffee (Faxon," John,^ Chester,^ James,* Joseph, »
Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Worcester, Mass., January 27, 1856, and mar-
ried in Woburn, Mass., January 1, 1879, Belle G., daughter of Henry Carter of
that place. In 1883 Mr. Chaffee lived in East Somerville, Mass., where he was a
druggist.

Child:

5798 i Beulah Camilla 9 Chaffee, born February 7, 1882.

4196 Ellis Henry » Chaffee (Loren,^ John,^ Chester,^ James,* Joseph,3 Joseph, 2
Thomas 1) was born in Thompson, Conn., July 30, 1846, and married in Plain-
field, Conn., June 3, 1871, Julia Etta, daughter of Xathan Dean of that place.
Mr. Chaffee has a light complexion, brown eyes, and is of medium height. At
the time of his marriage he lived in Willimantic, Conn., and in 1891 in Worcester,
Mass., where he was a shoe manufacturer.

Child :

5799 i Mabel Nancy » Chaffee, born March 4, 1873; died August 15, 1873.



522 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

4204 Marietta Elizabeth » Chafee (Schuyler Bradley,^ Alpheus Cady,6 Chester.s
James, 4 Joseph, ^ Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Oxford, Mass., and married
Frank Bannon of Athol, Mass,

Children :

5800 i Maud » Bannon.

5801 ii Xeenya Bannon.

5802 iii Gertrude Bannon.

4215 Frank Olins Chaffee (Francis B.,^ Chester,^ Chester, ^ James,* Joseph, 3
Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born June 1, 1861, and married, February 22, 1886,
Martha Robbins, born April 3, 1864. They live in Woodstock, Conn.

Child:

5803 i Hermon RoUinss Chaffee, born February 6, 1887.

4217 John Horton « Chaffee (Charles,^ Sullivan,^ Calvin,5 James,* Joseph, 3
Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Sheshequin, Pa., July 13, 1843, and married in
Wysox, Pa., November 16, 1871, Marion I., daughter of William E. Bull of that
place. She is a member of the Methodist Church. Mr. Chaffee enlisted as a Private
in Company B, 141st Pennsylvania Volunteers, August 22, 1862, was promoted
to the rank of Sergeant and mustered out INIay 28, 1865. He was taken prisoner
in Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863, and held for thirteen days, part of the time
in Libby Prison. He was wounded in Petersburg, Va., June 16, 1864. He has a
dark complexion, gray eyes, and is five feet, eight inches in height. He is a farmer,
and at the time of his marriage, as well as in 1891, lived in Sheshequin, where he
has held several town offices.

Children :

5804 i Adaline M.^ Chaffee, born May 26, 1873.

5805 ii Ira Pratt Chaffee, born December 4, 1876.

4275 Sarah Amelia « Chaffee (James ]\Ionroe," James Austin, ^ Chadwick,^
James,* Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born February 20, 1845, and married in
Staff or dville. Conn., July 4, 1866, William J. Butterfield, born in Philadelphia,
Pa., February 22, 1844. He served during the Civil War in the navy as a sea-
man. He united with the Episcopal Church at the age of forty-one, and was
Vestryman for two years. He has a dark complexion, gray ej^es, and is five feet,
six inches in height. He is the overseer of a woolen card-room. Mrs. Chaffee is
a member of the Methodist Church. At the time of her marriage she lived in
Staffordville, and in 1890 in Stafford Springs, Conn.

Children :

5806 i Ellen A.a Butterfield, born Februarv 18, 1868; died January 13, 1869.

5807 ii W. Elmer Butterfield, born September 15, 1869.

5808 iii Arthur H. Butterfield, born June 30, 1872.

5809 iv Clarence E. Butterfield, born Februarv 23, 1875; died June 21, 1875.

5810 V Alice G. Butterfield, born July 7, 1878.

5811 vi Frederick W. Butterfield, born March 15, 1882.

4278 Ida Gerana « Chaffee (James Monroe,^ James Austin, ^ Chadwick,5 James,*
Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born August 29, 1855, and married in Stafford-
ville, Conn., August 24, 1881, Isaac Merritt Agard, born in Stafford, December 3,
1854. He is a teacher, and is five feet, ten inches in height. Ida Gerana (Chaffee)
Agard is a member of the Congregational Church, with Avhich her husband united
at the age of twenty. In 1890 they lived in Rockville, Conn.



EIGHTH GENERATION 523

Children :

5812 i Clarence Merritt » Agard, born March 26, 1883.

5813 ii Irving Howard Agard, born January 8, 1888.

4280 George Lincoln s Chaffee (James Monroe, ^ James Austin, ^ Chadwick,^
James,* Joseph, 3 Joseph,^ Thomas i) was born in Staffordville, Conn., February 28,
1861, and married there, September 5, 1881, Ida B., daughter of Rufus Rogers
of Stafford. At this time Mr. Chaffee lived in Staffordville, and in 1890 in Bond's
Village, Mass. He has a dark complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, four inches
in height. At the age of twenty-one he united with the Methodist Church, of
which his wife is also a member, and in which he was a Steward for two years.
He served for a year as Grand Juror, and is by occupation a clerk.

Children :

5814 i Ernest Harold a Chaffee, born January 1, 1886.

5815 ii Ralph Alden Chaffee, born February 14, 1888.

4310 Clarence Milton s Chaffee (Amasa William Wallace,^ Amasa Ladd,6
Stephen, 5 James,* Joseph,^ Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Gowanda, X. Y.,
November 23, 1853, and married in Girard, O., June 29, 1881, Nancy Helen,
daughter of Abner Osborne of that place, he having moved West from Virginia
when a young man. She was born in Girard, October 8, 1857, the youngest of
six children, and is a cousin of the late President McKinley. At the age of eighteen
Mr. Chaffee went into the sewing machine business and two years later into the
grocery business with a partner. Three years later he bought him out, and in
1879 moved to Westfield, N. Y., where he continued the same business with his
father, under the firm name of C. M. Chaffee & Company. In August, 1883, C. M.
Chaffee sold his interest to his uncle, N. A. Chaffee, 2156, and in September of
the same year moved to Columbus, 0., where in 1889 he was a wholesale manu-
facturing confectioner, one of the firm of Snyder, Chaffee & Company. He has a
fair complexion, bro-mi eyes, and is six feet, two inches in height. Both he and
his wife are members of the Methodist Church.

Children :

5816 i Ward Osborne » Chaffee, born in Westfield, :May 19, 1882.

5817 ii ^larguerite Fancher Chaffee, born in Columbus, February 15, 1888.

5818 iii Clarence McKinley Chaffee, born in Gowanda; named for his cousin,

the late President McKinley.

4315 William Wallace » Chaflfe (Charles Warren,' Amasa Ladd.s Stephen,5
James,* Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Gowanda, N. Y., September 25,
1864, and married there, March 2, 1887, Catherine, daughter of Doctor Horace
Babcock of that place. She is a member of the Presbyterian Church. Mr. Chaffe
has a light complexion, browm eyes, is five feet, ten inches in height, and has a
jovial disposition. He is a salesman, and in 1906 lived with his wife and children
in Gowanda.

Children :

5819 i Robert Clinton a Chaffe, born January 1, 1888.

5820 ii Catherine Chaffe, born July 4, 1892.

5821 iii Mary Chaffe, born June 28, 1894.

5822 iv Dorothy Chaffe, born February 16, 1897.

4316 Dora Woodin s Chaffee (Charles Warren, 7 Amasa Ladd,^ Stephen, 5 James,*
Joseph,3 Joseph,2 Thomas 1) was born July 20, 1870, and died in 1901. She married



524 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

Charles L. Popple and died of consumption. Her children live in Gowanda,
N. Y.
Children :

5823 i Helen a Popple, born in 1895.

5824 ii Carleton Popple, born in 1897.

4327 Henry Lucrates « Chaffee (Ambrose Lucrates,^ James Cady,^ Stephen, 5
James,-* Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Macomb, 111., March 17, 1855,
and married in Abington, 111., October 16, 1878, iMary, daughter of John Vertuese
of that place. In 1883 Mr. Chaffee lived in Des Moines, la., where he was a hard-
ware merchant.

Child:

5825 i Donna V.9 Chaffee, born July 26, 1879.

4328 Enoch Fletcher « Chaffee (Francis Marion, ^ James Cady,^ Stephen, ^
James,* Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Ipava, 111., September 5, 1856,
and married in Council Grove, Kan., March 2, 1881, Lucy J., daughter of James
Phinney of that place. Mr. Chaffee is a farmer, and in 1884 Uved in Mildred, Kan.

Child:

5826 i James Francis ^ Chaffee, born June 5, 1882.

4350 William Harrison « Chaffee (William Henry Harrison, ^ William Cady,^
Joseph, 5 James,-* Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Dale, Wyoming County,
N. Y., January 3, 1859, and married in Caneadea, X. Y., October 1, 1879, Lucy M.,
daughter of Frank Johnson of that place. She is a member of the ]\Iethodist
Church. He has a fair complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, six inches in height.
At the time of his marriage he lived in Friendship, N. Y., and in 1890 in Norwich,
N. Y. He is a merchant.

Children :

5827 i Floy M.a Chaffee, born January 23, 1882.

5828 ii Carl H. Chaffee, born December 19, 1883.

5829 iii Irma L. Chaffee, born Januarv 10, 1886.

5830 iv Inez E. Chaffee, born January 3, 1888.

4363 Ezra Brewster 8 Chaffee (Henry,^ Michael, ^ Henry, ^ Samuel,* Joseph, 3
Joseph, 2 Thomas i), married Mrs. Smith, and in 1893 lived in Wacousta, Mich.
Children :

5831 i Henry- » Chaffee.

5832 ii Sherman Chaffee.

4369 Mary 8 Chaffee (Harvey,'^ Michael, " Henry, 5 Samuel,* Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2
Thomas 1), married (1) Chauncey Maulbee; (2) Charles Wheeler, and in 1893 lived
in Franklinville, Cattaraugus County, N. Y.

Children :

5833 i Victor Byron « Maulbee.

5834 ii Nathan Slocum Wheeler.

4370 Martha 8 Chaffee (Harvey,^ Michael,^ Henry,^ Samuel,* Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2
Thomas 1), married William McClelland, a farmer, and in 1893 they lived in Stan-
ton, ]\Iich. Mr. McClelland receives a pension, having lost a leg in the Civil War.

Children :

5835 i Jennie » McClelland.

5836 ii Eleanor McClelland.

5837 iii George Chaffee McClelland, died in childhood.



EIGHTH GEXERATIOX 525

4377 Newton Silas s Dort (Polly ^ Chaffee, Michael, ^ Henn^,^ Samuel,'* Joseph, 3
Joseph,2 Thomas i), married Emeline Doty of Cleveland, O. He served during
the last year of the Civil War as Second Corporal under Captain Giles H. Holden,
in Company H, 179th Xew York Volunteers, Second Brigade, Second Division,
Ninth Army Corps, commanded by General Grant. In 1893 he lived in Cleveland.

Children :

5838 i Clara Bella Dort.

5839 ii (adopted) George Fields Dort.

4385 Luther » Dort (Catharine ^ Chaffee, Michael,^ Henrj^ ,5 Samuel,* Joseph,3
Joseph, 2 Thomas 1), married Laura Smith, a teacher of Franklin ville, N. Y., and
in 1893 lived in Allegany County, X. Y., where he was a mason and carpenter.

Child:

5840 i A son,9 born about 1877.

4386 Albert » Dort (Catharine ' Chaffee, IMichael,^ Henrj^,^ Samuel,* Joseph,3
Joseph, 2 Thomas i), married Helen Carpenter, and in 1893 lived in Oramel, X. Y.

Child:

5841 i Silas 9 Dort.

4387 Elvira » Dort (Catharine ^ Chaffee, Michael,^ Henry,^ Samuel,* Joseph,3
Joseph,2 Thomas i), married Alfred Atherton, a farmer, and in 1893 lived in Ora-
mel, X. Y.

Children :

5842 i Samuel 9 Atherton.

5843 ii Harrison Atherton.

4399 Lewis Franklin « Chaffee (Samuel B.,^ Zelophehad,^ Samuel,^ Samuel,*
Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Ashford, Conn., in 1853, and died March 15,



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 69 of 91)