Samuel Gilman Chase

21 December 1804–18 November 1887 (Age 82)
East Mead Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Samuel Gilman

When Samuel Gilman Chase was born on 21 December 1804, in East Mead Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Oliver Gilman Chase, was 36 and his mother, Jane Glenn, was 29. He married Ursula U Sackett on 25 March 1830, in Meadville, Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Pennsylvania, United States in 1870 and Mead Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. His occupation is listed as farmer in Mead Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States. He died on 18 November 1887, in East Mead Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Gilman Chase
Ursula U Sackett
Marriage: 25 March 1830
Jabez S Chase
William S Chase
about 1833–1891
Martha Jane Chase
Newel Samuel Chase
Almena Chase

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 March 1830Meadville, Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital
    Age 8
    Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 26
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    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 (12)

    • Samuel Chase, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Saml G Chase, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Samuel Gilman Chase, "Find A Grave Index"

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