Howard Manley Chase

10 January 1899–1 December 1972 (Age 73)
Hope Township, Cavalier, North Dakota, United States

The Life Summary of Howard Manley

When Howard Manley Chase was born on 10 January 1899, in Hope Township, Cavalier, North Dakota, United States, his father, Fred Manley Chase, was 39 and his mother, Mary Jane Bliven, was 27. He married Elizabeth Ruth Johnson on 27 April 1922, in Roseau, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Oaks Township, Roseau, Minnesota, United States in 1930 and Laona Township, Roseau, Minnesota, United States in 1940. He died on 1 December 1972, in Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Roosevelt, Roseau, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Howard Manley Chase
Elizabeth Ruth Johnson
Marriage: 27 April 1922
Elmer Howard Chase
Bessie Mae Chase

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  • Marriage
    27 April 1922Roseau, Minnesota, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 1
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
    1906 · The End of Capital Punishment
    Age 7
    Between the state's entry into the Union and 1906, 27 people were executed by hanging in Minnesota. Public opinion soon shifted against the death penalty in the state and was formally abolished in 1911. Since its abolishment, there have been 23 attempts to reinstate the death penalty, but none of these bills passed the state legislature.
    1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
    Age 20
    The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

    Name Meaning

    English (southern): metonymic occupational name for a huntsman, or perhaps a nickname for an exceptionally skilled huntsman, from Middle English chase ‘hunt’ (Old French chasse, from chasser ‘to hunt’, Latin captare).History: Thomas Chase came to MA from Chesham, Buckinghamshire, England, in the 1640s, and had many prominent descendants. Samuel Chase, born in Somerset County, MD, in 1741, was one of the first members of the US Supreme Court; Philander Chase, born in Cornish, NH, in 1741 was a prominent Episcopal clergyman, and his nephew Salmon Portland Chase (1808–73), also born in Cornish, was governor of OH, a US senator, and secretary of the US Treasury during the Civil War.

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Howard Chase in household of Fred Chase, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Howard M Chase, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
    • Howard M Chese, "United States Census, 1930"

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