Daniel Chapin

1825–1869 (Age 44)
Winhall, Bennington, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of Daniel

When Daniel Chapin was born in 1825, in Winhall, Bennington, Vermont, United States, his father, Ezra Chapin, was 44 and his mother, Susanna Woodard, was 30. He married Aurelia Stafford on 24 January 1855, in Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1869, in Stockton, San Joaquin, California, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in California, United States.

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Daniel Chapin
Aurelia Stafford
Marriage: 24 January 1855
Ezra Hammond Chapin
Arthur H Chapin
Stella A Chapin

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 January 1855Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 0
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    1834 · Vermont Anti-Slavery Society is Formed
    Age 9
    The Anti-Slavery Society of Vermont was established in 1834. 100 people from different towns were at the first meeting, with the intent to abolish slavery. 
    Age 21
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    French and Spanish: from Old French eschapin, Spanish chapín ‘type of overshoe made of cork’, applied as a nickname for someone who habitually wore this type of footwear or a metonymic occupational name for someone who made them.English: variant of Chopin , more commonly surviving in England as Chopping and Chappin.

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Daniel Chapin in entry for Stella A. Chapin, "California Deaths and Burials, 1776-2000"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Daniel Chapin - Government record: birth-name: Mr. Chapin
    • Daniel Chapin, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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