George Augustus Chase

6 December 1844–12 May 1918 (Age 73)
Titusville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of George Augustus

When George Augustus Chase was born on 6 December 1844, in Titusville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Joseph Lanman Chase, was 45 and his mother, Susan Jane Titus, was 39. His occupation is listed as 1. 1865, graduated from allegheny college, meadville, pennsylvania, before studying law in Meadville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States. He died on 12 May 1918, in Titusville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Titusville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Lanman Chase
Susan Jane Titus
Mary Lanman Chase
Joanna Lanman Chase
Joseph Titus Chase
Captain Cornelius Suydam Chase
Thomas Sill Chase
William Wirt Chase
Susan Emma Chase
Edward Bispham Chase
Adelaide Chase
George Augustus Chase

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Lanman Chase


    Susan Jane Titus




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World Events (8)


Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 19

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

Age 21

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

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)

  • George A Chase in household of Edward B Chase, "United States Census, 1880"
  • George A Chase, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George A Chase in household of Edward B Chase, "United States Census, 1900"

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