Cordelia Chase

26 June 1866–5 May 1936 (Age 69)
Morrow, Ohio, United States

The Life of Cordelia

When Cordelia Chase was born on 26 June 1866, in Morrow, Ohio, United States, her father, David Chase, was 24 and her mother, Ziza Preston, was 22. She married Miles Edward Butt on 29 October 1884, in Johnstown, Licking, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Licking, Ohio, United States in 1910 and Granville, Granville Township, Licking, Ohio, United States in 1936. She died on 5 May 1936, in Newark, Licking, Ohio, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Johnstown, Ashland, Ohio, United States.

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Miles Edward Butt
Cordelia Chase
Marriage: 29 October 1884
Harry Butt
Carrie Butt
Cecil Orr Butt
Edna M. Butt
Koneta Gladys Butt

Spouse and Children

    Miles Edward Butt



29 October 1884
Johnstown, Licking, Ohio, United States


    Harry Butt


    Carrie Butt


    Cecil Orr Butt




Parents and Siblings

    David Chase


    Ziza Preston




    Cora Chase



    Lina Chase


    Lynn ( Leosa?) Chase


    June Chase


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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 2

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Age 20

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

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)

  • Cordelia Chase in household of David Chase, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Cordelia Chase in household of David Chase, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Cordelia Butt in household of Miles Butt, "United States Census, 1910"

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