David Chasse

Male26 April 1848–

Brief Life History of David

When David Chasse was born on 26 April 1848, in Madawaska, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, Joseph Theothime Chassé, was 41 and his mother, Suzanne Dufour, was 38.

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Joseph Theothime Chassé
Suzanne Dufour
Tacite Chasse
Joseph Chassé
David Chasse
Suzanne Chasse
Marguerite Chasse
Marie Philomene Chasse

Sources (3)

  • David Chasse in household of Joseph Chasse, "Canada Census, 1871"
  • Canadian Census 1861 New Brunswick
  • Canadian Census 1851 New Brunswick

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (6)

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World Events (8)


Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


Age 21

Historical Boundaries: 1869: Aroostook, Maine, United States

1880 · Legislature in Fredericton Destoryed by Fire

Age 32

On February 25, 1880, the legislature building in Frederiction was destroyed by fire. The builiding was completely made of wood meaning that there was nothing left of it. The chair that the speaker used and a marble top table were all that remained.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Armand, Lucien, Andre, Emile, Adrien, Alain, Alcide, Benoit, Fernand, Marcel, Martial, Raoul.

Altered form (also Chassé) of French Chassey: habitational name from Chassey, the name of several places in the eastern part of France. The surname Chassey has died out in France.

French (Chassé): habitational name from a place in Sarthe named Chassé (from the Roman personal name Cacius + the locative suffix -acum).

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

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