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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1895. He married Anna » Chaffee (4424) (Vernon, ^ Joel,^ Thomas, ^ Samuel,*
Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas of Oxford, Mass. Her mother, Elvira Corbin, was
a sister of her husband's mother. In 1890 Mr. and Mrs. Chaffee lived in Ashford.

Children, the first two born in Ashford:

5844 i Josephine M.9 Chaffee, born in 1880; died Xovember 19, 1894.

5845 ii Geneva E. Chaffee, born in 1883.

Another child, name unknown.

4415 Alfred Morse ^ Chaffee (Otis Brainard,^ Joel,^ Thomas, ^ Samuel,* Joseph, 3
Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Oxford, Mass., August 16, 1858, and married
in Littleton, Mass., June 7, 1887, INIary Elizabeth Tow7iley, daughter of Josiah
Gleason Brown of Oxford. Mr. Chaffee has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is
five feet, eleven inches in height. At the time of his marriage and in 1892 he lived
in Oxford, where he was a surveyor and farmer, also being in partnership with
his brother Herbert in the coal and lumber business. He has held the offices of
Justice of the Peace, Assessor and Selectman.

Children, born in Oxford:

5846 i Alfred Brown 9 Chaffee, born IMarch 14, 1888.

5847 ii Alice Chaffee, a twin, born March 14, 1888; died in Oxford, March 14,

1888.

4420 George Elmer s Chaffee (Abel Morse, ^ Joel,^ Thomas,^ Samuel,* Joseph, 3
Joseph,2 Thomas ^) was born in Victory Mills, N. Y., April 11, 1862, and married



526 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

in Boston, Mass., June 1, 1885, Mary B., daughter of Felix Trainor of St. Johns,
N. B., Canada. Mr. Chaffee has a hght complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet,
seven inches in height. In 1890 he was living in Oxford, Mass., where he was a
miller.

Child:

5848 i Bertha G.9 Chaffee, born October 2, 1886.

4429 Walter F.s Gushing (Martha S.^ Chafey, Hiram,6 Jonathan Cady,^ Josiah,*
Joseph, 3 Joseph,2 Thomas i) was born in Medford, Mass., September 15, 1857,
and married there, July 20, 1881, Carrie E. Bullard.

Child:

5849 i Kittie B.a Gushing, born August 8, 1883.

4441 Elmer Lincoln » Aldrich (Elvina Anness ^ Chaffee, Peter,6 Mollie,^ Josiah,^
Joseph, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Woodstock, Conn., August 28, 1865,
and married in California, February 5, 1889, Kathrena Beaubaum. In 1890
they lived in Tacoma, Wash., and in 1906 in Los Angeles, Cal.

Children :

5850 i Elvina Katharine ^ Aldrich, born in Tacoma, November 6, 1889.

5851 ii Myrtle INIarion Aldrich, born in Harden, Wash., August 31, 1896.

4445 Wallace Norman « Aldrich (Elvina Anness ^ Chaffee, Peter,^ Mollie,^
Josiah,'* Joseph, 3 Joseph, ^ Thomas i) was born in Pomfret, Conn., October 19,
1877, and married, March 28, 1897, Gertrude H. Edwards. They lived in Kil-
lingly, Conn., in 1906.

Children :

5852 i Charles Wesley » Aldrich, born July 9, 1898.

5853 ii Dorris Pearl Aldrich, born April 19, 1900; died August 21, 1900.

5854 iii Ruth Margurite Aldrich, born July 22, 1903.

5855 iv Ina May Aldrich, born April 11, 1905.

4446 Charles Chandler* Aldrich (Elvina Anness ^ Chaffee, Peter,6 Mollie,^
Josiah,'* Joseph, 3 Joseph, ^ Thomas i) was born in Pomfret, Conn., November 15,
1880, and married, September 26, 1904, Lillian Mae Hildreth. They lived in Pom-
fret in 1906.

Child:

5856 i Dorothy Evelyn ^ Aldrich, born in Tacoma, Wash.



NINTH GENERATION

4524 Cyrus Ffi Chaffee (Lyman Albigence,8 Albigence,^ Josiah,^ Josiah,^ Jona-
than,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Schroeppel, N. Y., Decem-
ber 7, 1838, and married (1), June 14, 1863, Maria L., daughter of Amos and Polly
Tenny. She was born July 11, 1838, and died May 1, 1864. He married (2),
May 4, 1865, Louisa J. Penny, born July 31, 1841, died February 23, 1877. He
married (3), January 26, 1881, Mrs. Mary M. (Squire) Hurlbert, daughter of Jona-
than and Polly Squire. She was born March 19, 1839. By her first husband she
had a daughter Estelle, born December 4, 1867.

Children, by secoiad wife, born in Fabius, N. Y.:

5857 i Arthur C.io Chaffee, born December 11, 1867; residence, 1894, Oswego,

N. Y.

5858 ii Willis H. Chaffee, born June 22, 1870.

5859 iii Carrie L. Chaffee, born September 27, 1872.

4525 Lucy Elizabeth » Chaffee (Lyman Albigence,^ Albigence,^ Josiah,^ Josiah,^
Jonathan,-* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Gilberts Mills, N. Y.,
September 5, 1840, and married in Fabius, N. Y., January 1, 1861, Rufus, son
of Samuel White of Cuyler, N. Y. At that time he lived in Fabius, and in 1894
in Homer, N. Y. He has a light complexion, black eyes, and is five feet, four and
one-half inches in height. Lucy E. (Chaffee) White joined the Free Baptist Church
at the age of fourteen.

Children :

5860 i Mary F.io White, born Mav 27, 1861.

5861 ii Addie White, born August 10, 1862; died April 11, 1881.

5862 iii Carrie White, born April 6, 1869; died August 11, 1870.

5863 iv Milford E. White, born May 24, 1874.

4526 Stephen Albigence^ Chaffee (Lyman Albigence,^ Albigence,^ Josiah,^
Josiah,5 Jonathan,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Schroeppel,
N. Y., January 30, 1842, and married in Truxton, N. Y., October 11, 1863, Eliza
Harriet, daughter of David Calkins of Vermont. Mr. Chaffee united with the
Methodist Church at the age of twenty-six. He has a light complexion, dark
blue eyes, and is five feet, six inches in height. In 1863 and in 1890 he lived in
Fabius, N. Y., where he was a carpenter.

Children :

5864 i Florence E.io Chaffee, born July 9, 1866; died July 5, 1867.

5865 ii Estella H. Chaffee, born June 1, 1868; married in Cortland, N. Y.,

March 25, 1890, by Reverend G. P. Avery, to Alfred Sherman House.

5866 iii Adelbert S. Chaffee, born July 19, 1875; died April 14, 1876.

5867 iv Ida A. Chaffee, born December 20, 1879.

4527 Richard 9 Chaffee (Lyman Albigence,^ Albigence,^ Josiah,^ Josiah,^ Jona-
than,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born February 3, 1844, and died
several years previous to 1894. He married Sarah Buchanan.

Children :

5868 i Elmer 10 Chaffee, residence, 1894, Wisconsin.

5869 ii Grace Chaffee, residence, 1894, Wisconsin.



528 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

4528 James Silas » Chaffee (Lyman Albigence,^ Albigence/ Josiah,« Josiah,^
Jonathan,^ Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, ^ Thomas i) was born in Schroeppel, N. Y.,
December 9, 1846, married in Fabius, N. Y,, November 25, 1874, Mary R., daugh-
ter of Reverend L. E. Bates of that place. She is a member of the Free Will Bap-
tist Church, with which Mr. Chaffee united at the age of twenty-three. He served
as a Corporal in the Union army during the Civil War, being captured at the
charge of Petersburg, Va., April 2, 1865, and held prisoner for eight da3^s, all the
food he was allowed in that time being an ear of corn a day. He has a light com-
plexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, nine and one-half inches in height. In 1874
he lived in Fabius, and in 1890 in Phoenix, N. Y., where he was a butcher.

Children :

5870 i Albert F.io Chaffee, born December 14, 1875.

5871 ii Florence M. Chaffee, born February 4, 1877.

5872 iii Audley Bates Chaffee, born June 29, 1878.

5873 iv Charles L. Chaffee, born June 24, 1883.

5874 V Anna B. Chaffee, born February 2, 1886.

5875 vi Clarissa Mabel Chaffee, born December 13, 1887.

5876 vii Eloise Gladys Chaffee, born August 7, 1889.

5877 viii Carrie Chaffee, born September 26, 1892.

4530 Harvey Lyman » Chaffee (Lyman Albigence,^ Albigence,^ Josiah,^ Josiah,^
Jonathan,* Jonathan,^ Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Schroeppel, N. Y.,
May 17, 1850, and married in Fabius, N. Y., April 21, 1871, Frances Jane, daugh-
ter of Ira AVay of Navarino, N. Y. She is a member of the IMethodist Church.
Mr. Chaffee joined the Free Baptist Church at the age of eighteen. He has a light
complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, five inches in height. In 1871 he lived in
Fabius, and in 1894 in Cortland, N. Y., where he was a machinist.

Children :

5878 i George Henry 10 Chaffee, born August 11, 1872.

5879 ii Effie May Chaffee, born April 18, 1878.

5880 iii Bertha Mabel Chaffee, born October 5, 1881.

4537 Ellen Jerusha » Chaffee (Joel Palmer,8 Joel,^ Josiah,^ Josiah,5 Jonathan, *
Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Schroeppel, N. Y., December 16,
1846, and died in Nebraska. She married Eli Wiley Martin, who lived in Nebraska
in 1893.

Children :

5881 i Judge Milo 10 Martin.

5882 ii Starr M. Martin.

5883 iii Pearl W. Martin.

5884 iv Daisy B. Martin.

5885 V Palmer M. Martin.

4541 Sarah Elizabeths Chaffee (.Joel Palmer,^ Joel,^ Josiah,^ Josiah,^ Jona-
than, * Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Gilberts Mills, N. Y., June 23,
1851, and married Herbert J. Bailey. In 1893 they lived in Gilberts Mills.

Children :

5886 i Charlie i" Bailey, died m Gilberts Mills.

5887 ii Ernest Bailey.

5888 iii Leno Bailey.

5889 iv Belle Bailey.

5890 V Flossie Bailey.

4542 Jay Eugene 9 Chaffee (Joel Palmer,8 Joel,^ Josiah,8 Josiah,5 Jonathan,*



NINTH GENERATION 529

Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas i) was born m Gilberts Mills, N. Y., March 7, 1855,
and married, February 13, 1884, Sarah A. Stone of Scriba, N. Y. In 1893 they
lived in Gilberts Mills.

Child:

5891 i Floyd Eugene i° Chaffee, died in Scriba, where he lived.

4543 Lucy Annie » Chaffee (Joel Palmer,^ Joel,^ Josiah,^ Josiah,^ Jonathan,*
Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Gilberts Mills, N. Y., April 24, 1861,
and married Curtis L. Pratt. In 1893 they lived in Gilberts ]\Iills.

Child:

5892 i Olive 10 Pratt.

4544 Cynthia » Smith (Jerusha Emeline ^ Chaffee, Joel,^ Josiah,^ Josiah,^
Jonathan,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas 1), married William Church, and in
1893 lived in Central Square, N. Y.

Children :

5893 i Emeline A. J. 10 Church, married Clinton Burt Chaffee. (See 4573.)

5894 ii Mina Church.

5895 iii Harry Church.

5896 iv Edwin Church.

4547 Eugene ^ Smith (Jerusha Emeline » Chaffee, Joel,^ Josiah,^ Josiah,^ Jona-
than,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas 1), married Ella Phillips, and in 1893 lived
in Hastings, N. Y.

Child:

5897 i Pearl 10 Smith.

4551 Edwin Herbert ^ Sweet (Harriet Melinda ^ Chaffee, Joel,^ Josiah," Josiah,5
Jonathan,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 3 Thomas 1) was born in Gilbertsville, N, Y.,
May 4, 1862, and married in Fulton, N. Y., August 1, 1889, Mary Sainsbury of
Mexico, N. Y. In 1891 they lived in Syracuse, N. Y.

Child:

5898 i Clarence Herbert 10 Sweet, born in S\Tacuse, January 26, 1891.

4568 Elliot Dudleys Fish (Jane Elizabeths Chaffee, Josiah,? Josiah,^ Josiah,^
Jonathan,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas ^), died in Brooklyn, N. Y. He mar-
ried Lizzie Brandt, who lived there in 1893.

Child:

5899 i Edna Lillian 10 Fish.

4573 Clinton Burt » Chaffee (Newman Josiah,^ Josiah,^ Josiah,^ Josiah,^ Jona-
than,* Jonathan,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas 1) was born in Clay, N. Y., July 24, 1867,
and married Emeline A. J. 10 Church (5893) (Cjnithia » Smith, Jerusha Emeline »
Chaffee, Joel,^ Josiah,^ Josiah,5 Jonathan,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1).
In 1893 they lived in Central Square, N. Y.

Child:

5900 i Lawrence Duane i" Chaffee.

4581 Joseph Dwight^ Chaffee (Orwell Sidney,^ Frederick,' Frederick,^ Josiah,^
Jonathan,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas *) was born in Mansfield, Conn.,
August 9, 1846, and married there, September 12, 1867, Martha W., daughter
of George P. Armstrong of that place. Mr. Chaffee has served in the Connecticut



530 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

Legislature as Representative and also as Senator from the Twenty-Fourth Dis-
trict. He has been associated with his father in the business of manufacture of
silk under the firm name of O. S. Chaffee & Son, later called the Natchaug Silk
Company of Willimantic, Conn. In 1883 he lived in Mansfield, and in 1894 in
Willimantic.

Children :

5901 i Arthur Dwight lo Chaffee, born May 3, 1872.

5902 ii Gertrude Armstrong Chaffee, born June 1, 1877.

5903 iii George Sidney Chaffee, born June 28, 1878; died in Ashford, Conn.,

August 28, 1878.

5904 iv Charles Howard Chaffee, born August 13, 1882.

4584 Charles H.9 Chaffee (Anson D.,8 Anson,7 Frederick, " Josiah,^ Jonathan,''
Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, ^ Thomas ') was born in Derby, Conn., March 14, 1853,
and married there, October 15, 1875, Sophia J. W., daughter of James H. Webb
of Worcester, England. In 1884 they lived in Derby, where Mr. Chaffee was a
moulder.

Children :

5905 i E. Clifford i" Chaffee, born August 26, 1876.

5906 ii William A. Chaffee, born July 22, 1878.

5907 iii Hattie F. Chaffee, born December 26, 1880.

5908 iv Jennie I. Chaffee, born June 21, 1883.

4585 Minnie E.9 Chaffee (Anson D.,8 Anson,^ Frederick,6 Josiah,^ Jonathan, *
Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born June 18, 1858, and married, Janu-
ary 16, 1875, Johji W. Dunham of Mansfield Centre, Conn.

Children :

5909 i Earnest J.i" Dunham, born January 11, 1879.

5910 ii Winfield E. Dunham, born December 31, 1880.

4588 Ella M.9 Hull (Sarah M.s Chaffee, Anson, 7 Frederick,6 Josiah,^ Jonathan, *
Jonathan,3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas 1) was born January 10, 1851, and married Henry
W., son of Thomas Gilbert of Derby, Conn.

Children :

5911 i Mabel W.io Gilbert, born August 10, 1879.

5912 ii Grace H. Gilbert, born July 26, 1883.

4599 Ezra Messengers Chaffee (Willard Dillingham,^ Ezra,^ Benjamin,^
Thomas,^ Jonathan,^ Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas 1) was born in Portage
County, O., May 16, 1844, and married in Kent County, Mich., August 24, 1866,
Hannah Maria, daughter of Elihu R. Young of Grand Rapids, Mich. She was
born in Courtland, Mich. (Rockford, Mich.), in 1849. Mr. Chaffee has a light
complexion, blue eyes, dark hair, and is five feet, seven inches in height. During
the Civil War he served in Company F, 6th Michigan Cavalry, from Septem-
ber 11, 1862, to September 15, 1865. He was wounded in the Battles of Gettys-
burg and of the Wilderness, was taken prisoner August 26, 1864, confined in
prison in Danville, Va., and in Libby Prison, Richmond, Va., being paroled
February 22, 1865. His confinement had so broken his health that his weight
was reduced from one hundred and eighty to eighty-nine pounds. In 1886 Mr.
Chaffee lived in Grand Rapids, and in 1907 with his wife in Rockford, where he
keeps a hotel.



NINTH GENERATION 531

Children :
+ 5913 i Almond Victor lo Chaffee, born August 28, 1867 ; married Anna



+ 5914 ii Man,- Rachel Chaffee, born September 16, 1869; married Thed S.
Hutchings.

+ 5915 iii Guy Willard Chaffee, born March 16, 1873; married Laila M. Cain.

+ 5916 iv Owen Russel Chaffee, born October 8, 1875; married Pauline L. Fair-
child.

+ 5917 V Glenn Dillingham Chaffee, born June 18, 1878; married Grace L.
]\Iunro.

+ 5918 vi Burt Kilpatrick Chaffee, born January 3, 1884; married Edith A.
Currier.

4610 Lovicas Chaffee (Benjamin Albert,^ Benjamin,^ Benjamin,« Thomas,^
Jonathan,* Jonathan,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas i) was born ]March 16, 1837, and died
March 21, 1873. She married WiUiam Hayward.

Children :

5919 i John B.io Ha\n\'ard, born Noyvember 28, 1861.

5920 ii Dora Hayward, born September 9, 1863.

5921 iii A daughter, born February 20, 1865; died in infancy.

5922 iv Estella Hayward, born August 20, 1866; died.

5923 V Cora Hayward, born June 1, 1868.

5924 vi A son, born March 2, 1870; died in infancy.

5925 vii Ollie Hayward, born May 1, 1871.

5926 viii Ida Lovfca Hayward, born March 20, 1873.

4611 Albert Orsons Chaffee (Benjamin Albert,* Benjamin,'? Benjamin,6Thomas,5
Jonathan,* Jonathan,^ Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Richfield, O., April 22,
1838, and married (1) in Salem, Ind., 1859, Mary Elizabeth, daughter of Almond
Tinklepaugh of Pent Water, ]\Iich. She was born January 14, 1837, died in
April, 1864, and was buried in Turkey Creek, Ind. Mr. Chaffee married (2) in
April, 1865, Julia Ann Rowley, born July 12, 1841. He is a member of the Church
of the United Brethren in Christ, which he joined at the age of twenty-eight.
He has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, seven inches in height.
In 1859 he lived in Turkey Creek, and in 1891 in Rowland, Mich. He is a farmer
and a man of sterling character.

Children, by first wife:

5927 i Melville 10 Chaffee, born December 17, 1862.

5928 ii Albert Orson Chaffee, Jr., born April 22, 1864; died August 7, 1864.

5929 iii Mary E. Chaffee, a twin, born April 22, 1864; died April 24, 1864.

Children, by second wife:

5930 iv Mary Elizabeth Chaffee, born March 23, 1868; married Fred Ward.

5931 V Sarah Ann Chaffee, born November 13, 1869.

5932 vi Rosalie Chaffee, born February 14, 1872; married Carnac Eldren.

5933 vii Frank Benjamin Chaffee, born June 2, 1874.

5934 viii Clarissa Lovica Chaffee, born October 23, 1879.

5935 ix Pearl Orlen Chaffee, born July 28, 1883.

4616 Joshua Roberts Chaffee (Robert Charles,^ Benjamin, ^ Benjamin,'
Thomas,^ Jonathan,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Lagrange
County, Ind., August 14, 1848, and married (1) in Fairfield, Ind., November 8, 1866,
Lizzie, daughter of John Hoover of De Kalb Comity, Ind. She died April 14,
1872, and was buried in Turkey Creek, Ind. She was a member of the Presbyterian
Church. He married (2), May 15, 1873, Lovina Strow. Mr. Chaffee served in
the Civil War as a Private in the Union army. He united with the Methodist



532 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

Church at the age of twenty. He has a dark complexion, hazel eyes, and is five
feet, eight and one-half inches in height. In 1866 he lived in De Kalb County,
Ind., and in 1891 in Riley County, Kan., where he was a farmer.

Children, by first wife :

5936 i Andrew J.i" Chafi^ee, born June 20, 1868.

5937 ii Jacob R. Chaffee, born November 29, 1870.

5938 iii Matilda E. Chaffee, born February 29, 1872.

Children, by second wife:

5939 iv Almond H. W. A. Chaffee, born March 15, 1874.

5940 V Freeman R. Chaffee, born May 21, 1875.

5941 vi Myron C. Chaffee, born July 28, 1878.

5942 vii Clarence A. Chaffee, born January 6, 1880.

5943 viii Delbert H. Chaffee, born July 6, 1882.

5944 ix Court B. Chaffee, born February 2, 1886.

5945 X Harrison C. Chaffee, born April 19, 1887.

5946 xi Clay N. Chaffee, born September 23, 1889.

4668 Arthur W.9 Messenger (Elisabeth Ann « Chaffee, Newman Keyes,^
Thomas, 6 Thomas, ^ Jonathan, * Jonathan,3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born Oc-
tober 3, 1853, and married in Windham, 0., Velona S. Belden.

Child:

5947 i Leslea B.io Messenger, born in Windham, July 26, 1877.

4669 Hattie E.9 Messenger (Elisabeth Anns Chaffee, Newman Keyes,^
Thomas,*^ Thomas,^ Jonathan,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born
June 22, 1856, and married Perkins B. Higley.

Children, born in Windham, O. :

5948 i Lulu M.io Higley, born August 9, 1877.

5949 ii Bertha M. Higley, born November 6, 1881.

4700 Lewis H.9 Chaffee (CorneHus,^ Hiram,^ Nathan,6 Thomas,^ Jonathan, *
Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas 1) was born in Aurora, N. Y., April 16, 1861,
and married in Sherwood, N. Y., May 17, 1882, Ella C, daughter of Howard
Smith of that place. Both are members of the German Reformed Church, with
which Mr. Chaffee united at the age of thirty. He is five feet, eight inches in
height. In 1882 he lived in Sherwood, and in 1893 in Republic, 0., where he was
a farmer.

Children :

5950 i Harry A.io Chaffee, born March 21, 1883.

5951 ii Mary H. Chaffee, born March 4, 1886.

5952 iii Benjamin H. Chaffee, born December 24, 1888.

4705 Alice May » Robinson (William Henry « Robinson, Diana ^ Chaffee,
Zephaniah,6 Thomas,^ Jonathan,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas 1) was born
March 6, 1857, and married Frank Brainard.

Child:

5953 i Marcia 10 Brainard, born in October, 1883.

4748 John A.s Chaffee (Joseph G.,8 Jose,^ Jonathan,^ WiUiam,5 Jonathan,*
Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Mecca, O., September 26, 1839,
and married there, September 30, 1860, his cousin, Lurena^ Davidson (4745)
(Martha Ann « Chaffee, Jose,^ Jonathan,^ William,^ Jonathan,* Jonathan, 3 Na-
thaniel, 2 Thomas 1), born March 11, 1840. During the Civil War Mr. Chaffee



NINTH GENERATION 533

served for three years and three months as Sergeant in Company H, 7th Ohio
Volunteer Infantry. In poUtics he is a RepubUcan, and by trade a carpenter.

Children :

5954 i Ina lo Chaffee.

5955 ii Mattie Chaffee, born November 18, 1870.

4780 Kate Grace » Chaffee (Adna Romanza,^ Truman Bibbins,^ Jonathan, «
William, s Jonathan, * Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Fort Venle,
Ariz., February 4, 1876, and married in Fort Robinson, Neb., June 12, 1896,
Second Lieutenant (now Captain) George F. Hamilton, 9th Cavalry. She was
educated in the public schools, one year in Mrs. May Wright Sewell's School,
Indianapolis, Ind., two years in Miss Caswell's School, Los Angeles, and one year
in Wolfe Hall, Denver, Colo.

Children :

5956 i Adna Chaffee i" Hamilton, born in Boston, Mass., February 3, 1899.

5957 ii Catherine Hamilton, born in West Point, N. Y., November 14, 1902.

4784 Amos F.^ ChaflEee (Gurdon Amos,^ Amos,^ Amos,^ William, ^ Jonathan,*
Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas 1) was born in 1864, and married Phoebe Capwell.
In 1889 they lived in Scotland, Conn.

Children :

5958 i Mary 10 Chaffee, born in 1884.

5959 ii Elmer Ellsworth Chaffee, born in 1886.

4788 Mattie S.9 Preston (Martha Susan » Chaffee, Amos,^ Amos," William,5
Jonathan,* Jonathan, ^ Nathaniel,^ Thomas 1) was born in 1865, and married
E. G. Standish of Preston, Conn, In 1883 she lived in Greenville, 111., and in
1889 in Norwich, Conn.

Children :

5960 i Horace 10 Standish, born in 1886.

5961 ii A son, died in infancy,

4837 Reubens Chaffee (Samuel Luther,8 Reuben,^ Comfort," Nathaniel,^ Na-
thaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born June 21, 1843, and married
in Franklin, Vt., October 12, 1864, Mina N., daughter of Reuben Towle of that
place. Mr. Chaffee is a farmer and dairyman.

Children :

5962 i William Jay 10 Chaffee, born August 30, 1865.

5963 ii Nellie A. Chaffee, born May 29, 1873,

5964 iii Flora M. Chaffee, born June 3, 1879.

5965 iv RoUin Chaffee, born September 9, 1880.

4844 Edna Alsina^ Chaffee (Reuben,8 Reuben,^ Comfort," Nathaniel,^ Na-
thaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born March 7, 1840, and died
May 16, 1868. She married Hanson S. Burleson.

Child:

5966 i Hanson S.io Burleson, Jr.

4848 Lucy 9 Chaffee (Reuben,8 Reuben, 7 Comfort," Nathaniel,^ Nathaniel,*
Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born October 10, 1847, and married in
March, 1869, H. M. Jordan of Wolcott, Vt., a farmer and mechanic.

Children :

5967 i Erdine 10 Jordan, died in April, 1880.



534 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

5968 ii Lila Jordan.

5969 iii Lona Jordan.

4850 Fernando Cortez a Chaffee (Reuben,8 Reuben, ^ Comfort, « Nathaniel,^
Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born November 2, 1851, and
married, in March, 1876, Capitola Maxfield of Wolcott, Vt. He is a farmer.

Children :

5970 i Myrtle 10 Chaffee.

5971 ii Reuben A. Chaffee.

4853 Harvey A.9 Chaffee (Albert,8 Reuben, ^ Comfort,^ Nathaniel,5 Nathaniel,*
Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1), married (1) in 1862, Ellen M. Whitehead of
Canada. She died and he married (2) in 1864, her sister, Adelia A. Whitehead.
He married (3), in 1884, Edna M. Page of Waterloo, P. Q., Canada. He is a mem-
ber of the Baptist Church of Berkshire, Vt., and of the Masonic order. He is a
Republican and has served two terms as Selectman.

Child, by first wife :

5972 i Alberta E.io Chaffee, married Gardner Armstrong.
Children, by second wife :

5973 ii Hattie B. Chaffee, married Crandal of Canada.

5974 iii Etta M. Chaffee.

5975 iv Albert S. Chaffee.

4863 Jasper Chaffee » Beeman (Hannah Fidelia ^ Chaffee, Jasper,^ Comfort, «
Nathaniel, 5 Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born in Sutton,
P. Q., Canada, March 24, 1842, and married (1) in Potsdam, N. Y., November 7,
1861, Betsey E. Reynolds, who died August 29, 1867. He married (2) in Frank-
lin, Vt., November 24, 1876, C. E. Guthrie of St. Armand West, P. Q., Canada.
In 1883 he lived in Pigeon Hill, P. Q., Canada.

Children, by first wife :

5976 i Elmer S.io Beeman, born September 7, 1862; died January 7, 1864.

5977 ii Loretta May Beeman, born January 13, 1865.

5978 iii Lucius James Beeman, born October 7, 1866.

Children, by second wife:

5979 iv Harold Emmet Beeman, born ^lay 30, 1877.

5980 V Almerine Hobart Beeman, born December 13, 1878.

4866 Lucas Azro 9 Beeman (Hannah Fidelia » Chaffee, Jasper,^ Comfort, «
Nathaniel, 5 Nathaniel,* Jonathan, ^ Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in ]\Ialone,
N. Y., November 7, 1848, and married in Loraine, N. Y., August 20, 1867, Mary
A., daughter of Thomas H. Remington of Ellisburgh, N. Y. In 1884 he lived in
Loraine, where he was a farmer.

Children :

5981 i Helen Grace i" Beeman, born August 14, 1868.



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