Eudora Chase

13 October 1847–18 January 1916 (Age 68)
Rock, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Eudora

When Eudora Chase was born on 13 October 1847, in Rock, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Job Joseph Chase, was 45 and her mother, Lucy Farnsworth Butterfield, was 43. She married John Thomas Appleby Jr on 4 April 1868, in Avon, Rock, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Davis, Turner, South Dakota, United States in 1900 and Capa, Jones, South Dakota, United States in 1910. She died on 18 January 1916, in Parker, Turner, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 68.

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John Thomas Appleby Jr
Eudora Chase
Marriage: 4 April 1868
Nellie Ione Appleby
Hiram Eugene Appleby
George Henry Appleby
Ernest Lamont Appleby

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4 April 1868
Avon, Rock, Wisconsin, United States


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World Events (8)

1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized

Age 1

Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 19

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for a huntsman, or rather a nickname for an exceptionally skilled huntsman, from Middle English chase ‘hunt’ (Old French chasse, from chasser ‘to hunt’, Latin captare).2 Southern French: topographic name for someone who lived in or by a house, probably the occupier of the most distinguished house in the village, from a southern derivative of Latin casa ‘hut’, ‘cottage’, ‘cabin’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Udora Chace in household of Job Chace, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Eudora Appleby in household of John T Appleby, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Eudora Appleby (1900 - Census), Household of John T Appleby, "United States Census, 1900"

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