Caroline M Chase

about 1816–
Auburn, Cayuga, New York, United States

The Life of Caroline M

When Caroline M Chase was born about 1816, in Auburn, Cayuga, New York, United States, her father, Charles Chase, was 26 and her mother, Maria Goodwin, was 25. She married Stephen Ball on 29 September 1831, in Auburn, Cayuga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Monroe, Orange, New York, United States in 1865.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Ball
1816–
Caroline M Chase
1816–
Marriage: 29 September 1831
George F Ball
1835–
Susan E Ball
1839–
James Shaw Ball
1842–1867
Julia L Ball
1843–
Horace H Ball
1846–
Jared Arnold Ball
1848–1850
Caroline L Ball
1850–
Caroline J Ball
1863–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 September 1831
Auburn, Cayuga, New York, United States
children

(8)

    George F Ball

    Male1835–Male

    Susan E Ball

    Female1839–Female

    James Shaw Ball

    Male1842–1867Male

    Julia L Ball

    Female1843–Female

    Horace H Ball

    Male1846–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 11

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
1863

Age 47

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

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 (1)

  • Caroline M Ball in household of Stephen Ball, "New York State Census, 1865"

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