Harriett A Chase

about 1841–26 June 1902 (Age 61)
New York, United States

The Life of Harriett A

When Harriett A Chase was born about 1841, in New York, United States, her father, Eli Handy Chase, was 29 and her mother, Rachel Stone, was 29. She lived in Martin, Allegan, Michigan, United States in 1850. She died on 26 June 1902, in Wayland, Allegan, Michigan, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Eli Handy Chase
1812–1854
Rachel Stone
1812–1873
Harriett A Chase
1841–1902
Julia P Chase
1844–
Harvey J. Chase
1848–1883
Samuel B. Chase
1851–1884

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Moving the State Capital

Age 6

The capital of Michigan was moved from Detroit to Lansing on March 17, 1847. The capital was moved to be further away from Canada, to encourage settlement and boost economy toward the inner regions of the state, and to make to capital more accessible to everyone statewide.
1863

Age 22

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 (2)

  • Harriet A Chase in household of Eli H Chase, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Harriet Drayton, "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995"

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