Lincoln Hiram Chase

11 April 1867–8 February 1925 (Age 57)
Howard, Indiana, United States

The Life of Lincoln Hiram

When Lincoln Hiram Chase was born on 11 April 1867, in Howard, Indiana, United States, his father, Hiram Chase, was 38 and his mother, Sarah C Buchanan, was 31. He married Hattie Alice Greenwell about 1888, in Cowley, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Harrison Township, Howard, Indiana, United States in 1870 and Liberty Township, Cowley, Kansas, United States for about 20 years. He died on 8 February 1925, in Cowley, Kansas, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Cowley, Kansas, United States.

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Lincoln Hiram Chase
Hattie Alice Greenwell
Marriage: about 1888
Edna M Chase
Clarence W Chase
Glen Chase

Spouse and Children

about 1888
Cowley, Kansas, United States


    Edna M Chase


    Clarence W Chase



Parents and Siblings



    Eugenia Chase


    Rothsella Chase


    Saville Chase



    William Chase


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

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.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 10

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.

Age 19

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)

  • Lincoln Chase in household of Hiram Chase, "United States Census, 1870"
  • L H Chase, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • L H Chase, "United States Census, 1910"

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