Sally Precinda Chaffee

6 September 1838–30 August 1857 (Age 18)
Berkshire, Franklin, Vermont, United States

The Life of Sally Precinda

When Sally Precinda Chaffee was born on 6 September 1838, in Berkshire, Franklin, Vermont, United States, her father, Samuel Luther Chaffee, was 26 and her mother, Ursula Selenda Janes, was 20. She died on 30 August 1857, at the age of 18.

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Samuel Luther Chaffee
Ursula Selenda Janes
Ezra James Chaffee
Sally Precinda Chaffee
Matilda Selinda Chaffee
Rueben Chaffee
Arthur Franklin Chaffee
Adelia Jane Chaffee
Cortes S. Chaffee

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Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): descriptive nickname from a derivative of Old French chauf ‘bald’ (Latin calvus). Compare Cave .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Sally Chafee in household of Samuel S Chafee, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Pricinda S Or L Chaffee, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Sally Pruinda Chaffee, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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