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5982 ii Hubert Remington Beeman, born June 17, 1877.

4873 John 9 McCarthy, Jr. (Mary » Chaffee, Jasper,^ Comfort,6 Nathaniel,^
Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1), married, in 1876, his cousin, Bianca
G.9 Chaffee (4854) (Albert,^ Reuben, ^ Comfort,^ Nathaniel,^ Nathaniel,* Jonathan,3
Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1), and lived in West Berkshire, Vt.

Children :

5983 i Glenna 10 [McCarthy.



NINTH GENERATION 535

5984 ii Gladys :\IcCarthy.

5985 iii Grace McCarthy.

4884 Ezra C.^ Butler (Sally » Chaffee, Warren,^ Comfort,^ Nathaniel, ^ Na-
thaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas i), married, January 21, 1864, Marila »
Chaffee (4847) (Reuben,^ Reuben,^ Comfort,6 Nathaniel,^ Nathaniel,* Jonathan,3
Nathaniel,^ Thomas i), born October 28, 1845. He is a farmer, and at one time
lived in Berkshire, Vt., but in 1893 in Albany, Vt.

Children :

5986 i William lo A. Butler.

5987 ii Clayton B. Butler.

4890 Almeda Alida^ Ewins (Ruby Lucy « Chaffee, Warren,^ Comfort,^ Na-
thaniel,5 Nathaniel,* Jonathan,3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born October 7, 1853,
and married Ezra T. Seaver, a merchant of North Troy, Vt.

Children :

5988 i Cleon William 1^ Seaver.

5989 ii Cline Oilman Seaver.

4891 Clarence Prescotts Ewins (Ruby Lucy » Chaffee, Warren, 7 Comfort, ^
Nathaniel,^ Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas *) was born September 23,
1855, and married Ehiora H. Ford. In 1893 he lived in North Troy, Vt., where
he is a notary public and general insurance agent.

Child:

5990 i Blanch Mabel i" Ewuis, a teacher in the High School.

4903 Ursula Filindas Elliot (Polly Hill « Chaffee, Aaron Stowe,^ Comfort,*
Nathaniel,^ Nathaniel,* Jonathan,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas 1) was bom April 25,
1850, and married, March 16, 1874, Stanley J. Scott.

Children :

5991 i Lottie L.i" Scott, born November 6, 1880.

5992 ii Mary P. Scott, born November 7, 1882.

4909 Esther Emily » Chaffee (Comfort,8 Aaron Stowe,^ Comfort,^ Nathaniel,^
Nathaniel,* Jonathan,3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born February 7, 1857, and
died in Charleston, Vt., September 3, 1896. She married Charles T. Morse.

Children :

5993 i Nora Ila 1° Morse.

5994 ii Harry Arthur Morse.

5995 iii Ara Ira Morse.

5996 iv Grace Ella Morse, died when a few days old.

4912 Lizzie Alma^ Chaffee (Comfort,^ Aaron Stowe,^ Comfort, ^ Nathaniel, ^
Nathaniel,* Jonathan,3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Charleston, Vt., Sep-
tember 11, 1868, and was married in Westfield, Vt., March 7, 1888, by Reverend
P. N. Granger, to Homer W. Burnham, born November 15, 1864.

Children, born in Westfield:

5997 i Ivan Walter i" Burnham, born December 1, 1897.

5998 ii Laura Elnora Burnham, a twin, born December 1, 1897.

4919 Homer Curtis » Wheeler (Lovina Felt on « Chaffee, Aaron St owe, ^ Com-
fort,6 Nathaniel,^ Nathaniel,* Jonathan,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas 1) was born March 3,
1864, and married in Somerville, Mass., May 16, 1895, Lu Mary Leavens.



536 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

Child:

5999 i Mildred Alice i" Wheeler, born August 28, 1898.

4930 Emma Etta » Chaffee (James Hill,8 Aaron Stowe,^ Comfort,8 Nathaniel,^
Nathaniel,^ Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, ^ Thomas i) was born April 10, 1861, and married,
May 1, 1886, Hollis N. Sherwood, who died November 2, 1905.

Children :

6000 i Robert James lo Sherwood, born February 8, 1887.

6001 ii Carroll Hollis Sherwood, born March 8, 1890.

6002 iii Carrie H. Sherwood, a twin, born March 8, 1890.

4936 Frank Newton » Chaffee (Lovell Stowe,^ Aaron Stowe,^ Comfort,^ Nathan-
iel, ^ Nathaniel,* Jonathan, ^ Nathaniel, ^ Thomas i) was born September 26, 1861,
and married, February 7, 1885, Emogene A. Perkins.

Children, born in Carrington, N. D.:

6003 i Mollie Frances lo Chaffee, born July 14, 1888.

6004 ii Clemma Emogene Chaffee, born December 14, 1889.

6005 iii Harry Perkins Chaffee, born December 4, 1891.

4937 Fannie Evelyn 9 Chaffee (Lovell Stowe,8 Aaron Stowe,^ Comfort,6 Na-
thaniel,5 Nathaniel, ^ Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas i) was born May 17, 1863,
and married, October 12, 1885, Ernest A. AUbee.

Children, born in Derby, Vt. :

6006 i Raymond Ernest lo AUbee, born August 20, 1886.

6007 ii Hazel Emma Allbee, born August 11, 1889.

6008 iii Laura B. Allbee, born 1891 ; died May 21, 1892.

6009 iv Newland Oilman Allbee, born April 12, 1893.

4943 Virgie Estellas Chaffee (Ransom Nathaniel,^ Aaron Stowe,^ Comfort,^
Nathaniel,^ Nathaniel,* Jonathan, ^ Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born January 27,
1871, and married in Mansfield, 0., March 20, 1889, Bert Bonham.

Children :

6010 i Emmett Dean 10 Bonham, born in Mansfield, March 19, 1891.

6011 ii Clyde Arthur Bonham, born December 18, 1894.

6012 iii Ruth Eilane Bonham, born in Mansfield, January 26, 1904.

4946 Ida Efi Chaffee (Palmer Edson,^ Aaron Stowe,^ Comfort,^ Nathaniel,^
Nathaniel,* Jonathan, ^ Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born November 5, 1871, and
married in Brownington, Vt., December 21, 1893, Clarence E. Hawes.

Child:

6013 i Harold Chaffee i" Hawes, born in Brownington, August 21, 1898.

4947 Myron Howard ^ Chaffee (Bethuel Meritt,^ Aaron Stowe,^ Comfort,^
Nathaniel,^ Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born April 11,
1869, and married in Troy, Vt., May 6, 1902, Florence M. Marston.

Child:

6014 i Marion 10 Chaffee, born in September, 1904.

4959 Helen Eliza » Chaffee (Henry Allen,8 Henry,? Nathaniel,^ Nathaniel,^
Nathaniel,* Jonathan,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas 1), married in Corning, la., in 1887,
William Oscar Mitchell of that place, born in Bonaparte, la., April, 1846. He
served in the Civil War for three years, entering the Union army at the age of
sixteen. He was slightly wounded once, was taken prisoner in Atlanta, Ga., and
held nine months. He united with the Methodist Church, of which his wife is



NINTH GENERATION 537

also a member, when a young man, and is a member of its Board of Trustees.
He is a Republican in politics, has been Speaker of the Iowa House of Represen-
tatives and a member of the Iowa State Senate. He has a light complexion,
gray eyes, a jovial disposition, and is six feet in height. His wife has a fair com-
plexion, and brown eyes. In 1906 they lived in Kansas City, Mo., where Mr.
Mitchell was a lawyer.

Child:

6015 i Helen lo Mitchell, born in Corning in 1888.

4982 Gertrude Frances » Gillette (Ellen Azubah « Chaffee, Joel,7 Simeon,6
Nathaniel, 5 Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born May 1, 1866,
and married in IMilwaukee, Wis., July 3, 1889, Truman Pierce Graves. They
have lived in Chicago, 111., and Indianapolis, Ind.

Child:

6016 i Leon Gillette i" Graves, born April 8, 1890.

5000 Clara Manda » Chase (Maria L.s Chaffee, Amos,^ Simeon,^ Nathaniel,^
Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Detroit, Mich., July 20,
1860, and married in Chicago, 111., June 20, 1878, WiUiam A. Graham of San-
dusky, O.

Children:

6017 i Mary Helen 10 Graham, born in Sandusky, June 17, 1881.

6018 i: A son, born November 5, 1883.

5004 Frances Caroline 9 Strong (Francis Miles » Strong, Sophronia ^ Chaffee,
Simeon, 6 Nathaniel, 5 Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born
September 30, 1861, and married, March 7, 1882, David Edgar Simmons of Somer-
set, Mass., where in 1883 they lived.

Child:

6019 i Sarah Strong i" Simmons, born December 23, 1882.

5005 Walter Strong 9 Graham (Salome Ann « Strong, Sophronia ^ Chaffee,
Simeon,^ Nathaniel,^ Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in
Millville, la., June 20, 1855, and married. May 22, 1878, Ida Delia Wilson of Rock-
ford, la., where in 1883 they lived.

Children :

6020 i Royal James 10 Graham, born August 26, 1879.

6021 ii Minnie I. Graham, born November, 1882.

5012 LiUian Miras Wardall (Mira Adelaide « Chaffee, Heman,7 Simeon,6 Na-
thaniel, ^ Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 2 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Tolono, 111.,
April 4, 1879, and married, June 25, 1902, Alfred Higgins Sluss of Tuscola, 111.
He graduated as a Mechanical Engineer from the University of Illinois, located
in Urbana, and in igCi was instructor in physics there. Lillian Mira WardaU
lived in Tolono until 1891, when she moved with her parents to Tuscola, where
they lived imtil 1900. They then went to Urbana, where she now lives with her
husband and child.

Child:

6022 i Alonzo Clayton 10 siuss, born March 17, 1905.

5015 Warren Walter « Hill (Anetta » Chaffee, Heman,^ Simeon,6 Nathaniel,5
Nathaniel,* Jonathan, ^ Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born August 1, 1876, and



538 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

married, April 23, 1902, Estella Grace Creamer of Tolono, where they lived in
1907. Mr. Hill is a postal clerk on the Wabash Railroad.

Child:

6023 i Thelma Grace i" Hill.

5024 Stephen Barkers Chafee (George Tew Barker,^ Stephen,^ Stephen,^ Levi,^
Nathaniel,^ Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Bristol, R. I., Octo-
ber 22, 1839, and married in Providence, R. I., January, 1867, Mrs. Elizabeth
(Dane) Shaw. In 1883 he lived in Middletown, Conn., where he kept a hotel.

Children, born in Middletown:

6024 i George Austin 10 Chafee, born January 16, 1868.

6025 ii Stephen B. Chafee, born in September, 1870.

5025 George Austin » Chafee (George Tew Barker,^ Stephen,^ Stephen,^ Levi,*
Nathaniel,* Jonathan, ^ Nathaniel, 2 Thomas was born in Bristol, R. I., Decem-
ber 14, 1840, and married in Middletown, Conn., November 23, 1864, Matilda,
daughter of John R. Pitt of Birmingham, England. In 1870 he built a propeller
which ran between Portland, Conn., and New York City and which was named
for himself, the George A. Chafee. He is a hotel and restaurant keeper.

Children, born in Middletown:

6026 i Charles Austin m Chafee, born June 29, 1868.

6027 ii Grace Irene Chafee, born July 31, 1870.

6028 iii A son, born March 16, 1873."^

6029 iv A daughter, born December 16, 1875.

5026 Lucinda Thomas » Chafee (George Tew Barker,^ Stephen,^ Stephen, «
Levi, 5 Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born ]\Iay 1, 1842, and
married in Bristol, R. I., March 29, 1859, William Allen Manchester. In 1890
they lived in Bristol.

Children :

6030 i Walter A. 10 Manchester, born August 1, 1866.

6031 ii Hattie A. Manchester, born in August, 1870.

5028 Samuel Russell 9 Chafee (George TewBarker,8 Stephen,^ Stephen,^ Levi,*
Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born July 7, 1844, and married
in Bristol, R. I., in 1866, Laura Munroe.

Children :



6032


i Raymond i" Chafee, died.


6033


ii Samuel Chafee.


6034


iii Eva Chafee.


6035


iv Frank Chafee.


6036


v Hattie Chafee.


6037


vi Lena Chafee.


6038


vii Cord Chafee.


6039


viii Willie Chafee.


6040


ix Raymond Chafee, a twin.


6041


X A son, a twin.



5031 Ida Verseys Chafee (George Tew Barker, 8 Stephen, ^ Stephen, ^ Levi,*
Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born January 31, 1860, and
married, June 8, 1877, James Albert Bosworth.

Child:
6042 i Grace L.io Bosworth, died.



NINTH GENERATION 539

5035 Lyman Morrow 9 Chafee (Thomas Diamond,8 Stephen,^ Stephen, s Levi,5
Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born April 23, 1850, and mar-
ried, July 4, 1888, Marion G. Kirke. In 1883 he lived in Hartford, Conn., and in
1889 in Providence, R. I., where he was a wood turner.

Child :

6043 i Howard Kirke i" Chafee, born November 11, 1889.

5037 Emma Jane » Chaffee (Thomas Diamond,^ Stephen,? Stephen,^ Levi,5
Nathaniel,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born November 13, 1855, and
married in 1876, George W. Simmonds of Taunton, Mass., a carriage painter, who
died September 1, 1884.

Children :

6044 i Clara Orilla 10 Simmonds, born April 8, 1877.

6045 ii James Arthur Simmonds, born January 23, 1879.

6046 iii William Henry Simmonds, born August, 1880.

6047 iv Albert Thomas Simmonds, born June 3, 1882.

6048 V Lulu Lindwood Simmonds, born April 25, 1884.

5099b Albert Erwin 9 Brigham (Almira Maria « Durkee, Hannah ? Chaffee,
John," William, 5 Dan,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Fayston,
Vt., February 24, 1855, and married, July 4, 1874, Almeda Harper of Grant, Mich.
He is a farmer and dealer in pine lands, and lives in Grant.

Children, born in Grant:
6048a i Dora Almeda 10 Brigham, born September 17, 1875; married, July 21,

1899, Joseph T. Bell; residence, Manistee, Mich.
6048b ii Harvey Pierson Brigham, born October 5, 1877.
6048c iii Clarence Brigham, born January 28, 1880.
6048d iv Ralph Brigham, born Januarv 2, 1882.
6048e V Gordon Brigham, born April' 19, 1884.
6048f vi Ellsworth Brigham, born March 8, 1889.

5099c Glen Alcott » Brigham (.\lmira Maria s Durkee, Hannah ? Chaffee, John,8
William,5 Dan,* Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas 1) was born in Fayston, Vt.,
January 15, 1862, and married, June 6, 1889, Kate Coates of Grant, Mich. He is
a farmer and dealer in pine lands.

Children, born in Grant :
6048g i Ethan Kinlev 10 Brigham, born April 15, 1896.
6048h ii Gerald Hobart Brigham, born July 29, 1897.

5101 Henry Wesley » Chaffee (Cornelius Julius,^ W^arren,? Josiah,6 William,^
Dan,* Jonathan,3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born December 11, 1858, and married
Esther Norwich. In 1891 they lived in St. Albans, Vt., where he was a cashier
in the employ of the Central Vermont Railroad.

Child:

6049 i Frank Wesley 10 Chaffee, born in 1889.

5131 George Aliens Salmon (Maria ^\Tiipple » Chaffee, Samuel, ^ William,^
William,5 Dan,* Jonathan,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas 1) was bom in Portland, Me.,
July 19, 1852, and married in Dorchester, Mass., May 2, 1877, Mary L., daugh-
ter of Samuel W. Pope, a shipbuilder. She was born in East Machias, Me., Octo-
ber 26, 1853, and at the time of her marriage lived in Dorchester. Mr. Salmon
studied dentistry in the Harvard Dental College and also with his father. Later
he moved West and went into the real estate business. He has a dark complexion.



540 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

blue eyes, and is five feet, seven inches in height. He is a member of the Methodist
Church, and at one time Uved in MinneapoUs, Minn.

Children, born in Minneapolis:

6050 i Bessie Talbot lo Salmon, born August 18, 1882.

6051 ii Allen Pope Salmon, born October 28, 1887.

5143 Mary Elizabeth ^ Chaffee (James Henry,^ Samuel, ^ William, « William,*
Dan,* Jonathan,^ Nathaniel,^ Thomas i) was born in Winslow, Me., March 7, 1863,
and married there, October 21, 1884, Charles Walter Pond of Wrentham, Mass.
She has a dark complexion, black eyes, and is five feet, one inch in height. She
is a member of the Congregational Church.

Children :

6052 i Walter Chaffee lo Pond, born November 12, 1885; died August 16, 1886.

6053 ii Hattie E. Pond, born January 18, 1887.

6054 iii Carl F. Pond, born March 9, 1888.

5147 Eliphalet Ide^ Armington (Betsey Ormsbee « Chaffee, Caleb,^ Jonathan, «
Jonathan, 5 Dan,* Jonathan, s Nathaniel, ^ Thomas i) was born June 30, 1841,
and married Abbie Mallard Jenks of Providence, R. I. In 1894 they lived in Bos-
ton, Mass.

Children :
+ 6055 i Edith Blanche i" Armington, born December 18, 1866; married Ralph
F. Ketchum.
6056 ii Bessie Brigham Armington, born in Everett, Mass., April 15, 1877;
married Herman K. Higgins.

5149 Charles » Chaffee (Jonathan,^ Caleb,^ Jonathan, ^ Jonathan, s Dan,* Jona-
than, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born about 1846 or 1847, and married (1) Louie
Gardner; (2) Harriet Roberts of Providence, R. I. After this last marriage he
adopted a child. In 1887 he lived in Attleboro Falls, Mass., where he is an en-
graver of jewelry.

Child, by first wife :

6057 i Hallie Chaffee.

6058 ii (adopted) Nellie Chaffee.

5150 Edward Davis » Chaffee (Jonathan,^ Caleb,^ Jonathan, « Jonathan, * Dan,*
Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, ^ Thomas i) was born in Seekonk, Mass., February 6, 1850,
and was married there, December 27, 1870, by Bishop Henshaw, to Ella S., daugh-
ter of Albert Gregory. She lived in Providence, R. I. She was born in Ports-
mouth, N. H., about 1849. They Uved in Fall River, Mass., and in 1887 in Provi-
dence.

Cliildren, born in Seekonk:

6059 i Jonathan Albert i" Chaffee, born October 12, 1871.

6060 ii Edward Davis Chaffee, Jr., born October 29, 1872.

5156 Fred Ide ^ Chaffee (Oliver,^ Caleb, ^ Jonathan, ^ Jonathan, s Dan,* Jona-
than, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas i) was born in Seekonk, Mass., August 8, 1857, and
married in East Providence, R. I., April 27, 1881, Inez, daughter of Alfred and
Frances Griswold of that place. In 1883 they lived in East Providence, where
Mr. Chaffee was a salesman. He was at one time a manufacturer of disinfectants.

Child:

6061 i Alfred Griswold lo Chaffee, born in East Providence, February 15, 1882.





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NINTH GENERATION 541

5157 Jonathan Irvina Chaffee (01iver,8 Caleb,^ Jonathan,6 Jonathan,^ Dan,*
Jonathan, 3 Nathaniel, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Seekonk, Mass., January 3, 1861,
and married in Rehoboth, Mass., December 23, 1885, Bessie Wright, daughter
of Honorable John Cotton and Frances A. Marvel of that place. She was born in
Rehoboth about 1867. In 1885 Mr. Chaffee lived in East Providence, but in 1892
and 1906 he lived in Fordham Heights, New York City, where he was professor of
mathematics and resident manager in Webb's Academy and Home for Ship
Builders. Both he and his wife are members of the Fordham Dutch Reformed
Church. He became a church member at the age of twenty-two. He has a light
complexion, and brown eyes.

Children :

6062 i Frances Marvel ^^ Chaffee, born in Rehoboth, February 15, 1891.

6063 ii Jonathan Ir\an Chaffee, Jr., born January 24, 1900.

6064 iii Clarence Church Chaffee, born August 26, 1901.

5228 Charles Danas Chaffee (Dana Lynds,8 Ljaids,^ William,^ Atherton,5
Atherton,* David,3 Nathaniel,2 Thomas 1) was born in Morristown, Vt., August 7,
1859, and married in Stowe, Vt., in 1884, Mertie, daughter of Aaron Terrill of
Morristowm. Mr. Chaffee has a light complexion, blue eyes, and is five feet, eleven
inches in height. In 1884 and in 1891 he lived in IMorristown, where he was a
farmer.

Children :

6065 i Florrie Susan 10 Chaffee, born in 1885.

6066 ii Rena Annette Chaffee, born in 1887.

6067 iii Bertha Ellen Chaffee, born in 1890.

5253 Hubert Richmond 9 Chaffee (George Clifford,^ James Carlyle,^ Calvin, «
Clifford,^ Atherton,^ David, 3 Nathaniel,^ Thomas 1) was born in \Miitewater, Wis.,
July 7, 1868, and died there. May 2, 1S90. He married, August 22, 1888, Ella C.
Elting, born in Palmyra, Wis., September 6, 1867.

Child:

6068 i Hubert Elting 10 Chaffee, born in \\Tiitewater, August 14, 1890.

5261 Miriams Grant (Fannie Josephine « Chaffee, Jerome B.,^ Warren, ^ Otis,^
Atherton,* David,^ Nathaniel,2 Thomas 1) was born September 26, 1881, and
married Lieutenant U. S. Macy of the United States Navy.

Child:

6069 i Fannie C. Grant 10 Macy.

5273 Charles Bernards Chaffee (Sidney Larkin,^ Luther,^ Darius,^ Joseph,^
Joseph,* John, 3 Joseph,2 Thomas 1) was born April 26, 1852, and married Alina A.
Freet.

Children :

6070 i Luella Laud 1° Chaffee, residence, 1906, Cleveland, 0.

6071 ii Sidney L. ChafTee, residence, 1906, Cleveland.

6072 iii Alice B. Chaffee, osteopathic phvsician, on the facultv of the Los Angeles

College of Osteopathy, 1906.

5298 Mary S.s Chaffee (William Morgan,8 Luther,^ Danus,^ Joseph,^ Joseph,*
John,3 Joseph,2 Thomas 1) was born ^March 28, 1859, and married, ]\Iay 24, 1881,
Jacob, son of Henry Haukenhof of Toledo, 0. He is an artisan.



542 THE CHAFFEE GENEALOGY

Children :

6073 i A daughter, 10 born October 3, 1883.

5303 Grove W.^ Converse (Orhn Eustis » Converse, Esther ^ Walker, Esther «
Chaffe, Joseph, 5 Joseph, ^ John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1), married about 1882, A. B.
, and in 1890 hved in Windsor, Mass., where he was in the ice business.

Children :

6074 i Rose Ethel i" Converse, born about 1884.

6075 Other children, names unknown.

5334 Sarah Annie ^ Chaffee (Edwin Marcus,^ Daniel, ^ Jonathan, 6 Asa,^ Joseph, •*
John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born November 17, 1837, and married Colonel
William W. Lamb of Norfolk, Va., at one time Mayor of that city, and later of
Providence, R. L He was commander of Fort Fisher during the Civil War. He is
a lawyer and editor.

Children ;

6076 i Maria Kerr 10 Lamb, born in 1858.

6077 ii Richard Lamb.

6078 iii William Lamb.

6079 iv Edwin Lamb, died in infancy.

6080 V Sallie Lamb, died in infancy.

6081 vi Margaret Lamb.

6082 vii Harry Lamb, died young,

6083 viii ^Vlabel Lamb.

5336 Catherine Maria a Chaffee (Edwin Marcus, ^ Daniel, ^ Jonathan, ^ Asa,^
Joseph, 4 John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in May, 1843, and married Doctor
George L. Porter of Pittsburg, Pa., who served as a surgeon in the Union army
during the Civil War. Mrs. Porter is a member of the Episcopal Church. In 1883
and for many years previous they lived in Bridgeport, Conn.

Children :

6084 i Clara Elizabeth 10 Porter, died aged eleven months.

6085 ii George Porter.

6086 iii Benton Porter.

6087 iv Ethel Porter.

6088 V May Hopie Porter, died.

6089 vi Alice Porter, died aged five years.

6090 vii Hugh Porter.

5345 Edward 9 Chaffee (Nelson Eaton, » Jonathan, ^ Jonathan, ^ Asa,^ Joseph, ^
John, 3 Joseph, 2 Thomas 1) was born in Ellington, Conn., November 12, 1836,
and married in Wallingford, Conn., May 4, 1864, Evelina, daughter of Nathan
Fenn Goodrich of Berlin, Conn. In 1885 they lived in Meriden, Conn., where
Mr. Chaffee was an electroplater.

Children :

6091 i Isabel Russel i" Chaffee, born October 26, 1865.

6092 ii Alice Layette Chaffee, born December 24, 1866.

6093 iii Flora Adeline Chaffee, born January 24, 1868; residence, 1885, Meriden.

6094 iv Nelson Eaton Chaffee, born April 24, 1869; died October 6, 1871.

6095 V Edward Elmour Chaffee, born November 18, 1878.

6096 vi Horace Milo Chaffee, born October 4, 1882.

5354 George Edgar a Chaffee (Erasmus Darwin, » Jonathan, ^ Jonathan, « Asa,^
Joseph,"* John, 3 Joseiih,^ Thomas 1) was born in South Wilbraham, Mass., Feb-
ruary 9, 1850, and married in Springfield, Mass., June 25, 1872, Elizabeth Free-



NINTH GENERATION 543

man, daughter of Adam Billings of Pembroke, Mass., where she was born April 25,
1843. In 1883 they lived in Springfield, where Mr. Chaffee was a grocer.
Children, born in Springfield :

6097 i Frank E.m Chaffee, born July 25, 1875; died in Springfield, October 5,

1875.

6098 ii Frank B. Chaffee, born September 3, 1877.

6099 iii Arthur M. Chaffee, born July 2, 1880.

6100 iv Josie Esther Chaffee, born December 24, 1882.

5375 William Henrys Chaffee (William, s Elam,^ Cyril,8 Asa,5 Joseph, ^ John,^
Joseph, 2 Thomas i) was born in Philadelphia, Pa., June 21, 1843, and married
there in the Broad Street Baptist Church, February 1, 1871, at ten a. m., Eliza
Shallcross, daughter of Henry and Abigail Hart (Knowles) Piatt. [See Appendix
J.] She was baptized in that church, June 5, 1864.

William H. Chaffee has a florid complexion, blue gray eyes, dark hair now
slightly tinged with gray, weighs 190 pounds, and is five feet, four inches in
height. He is exceedingly methodical and systematic in his work, and is of a
jovial disposition. He received an academic education in the Hopewell (Pa.)
Classical and Mercantile"" School in 1855 and 1856, the following year removing
with the principal, James T. Doran, to Chestnut Level (Pa.) Academy and with
him in 1858 to Pleasant Grove (Pa.) Academy, In 1860 he attended the Race
Street Quaker School, Philadelphia, the Principal of which was A. B. Ivins. In
1861 he attended the Milton (Pa.) Academy, graduating from the academic course
in June, 1862. In 1863 and 1864 he travelled through southern Pennsylvania
with a horse and wagon, selling hosiery, notions and small wares to the country
stores. In the fall of the latter year he entered into partnership with his cousin,
Theodore S. Chaffee (5379), the firm selling hosiery, gloves and fanc}' goods,
and being located on Market Street, Philadelphia. In 1870 William H. Chaffee
removed to New York City, where for three years he represented Philadelphia
textile manufacturers, and sold their products. From 1873 to 1894 he was a
salesman for Kibbe, Chaffee, Shreve & Company, of New York City, commission
dealers in underwear and hosiery, the Chaffee member of the firm being Edward J.
Chaffee (5378). In 1894 William H. Chaffee became one of the firm of Kibbe,
Chaffee, Morehouse & Company, commission merchants in underwear and ho-
siery, in 1895, the firm being changed to Chaffee, ^Morehouse & Company, and
January 1, 1907, to Chaffee, Morehouse & Carmichel, which still continues, in
1908 being located in Worth Street, New York City.

April 7, 1861, Mr. Chaffee was baptized in the Broad Street Baptist Church,



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