Mary Alice Chase

1857–1947 (Age 89)
Bristol, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Mary Alice

When Mary Alice Chase was born on 9 April 1857, in Bristol, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Ira Stephen Chase, was 40 and her mother, Cordelia Page Simonds, was 33. She married Seymore H. Dodge on 31 December 1879, in Bristol, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. She died on 13 January 1947, in Bristol, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Bristol, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

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Seymore H. Dodge
1846–1913
Mary Alice Chase
1857–1947
Marriage: 31 December 1879

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 December 1879
Bristol, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 6

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 24

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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)

  • Mary A Chase in household of Ira Chase, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary A Dodge in household of Seymore Dodge, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary A Dodge in household of Seymore H Dodge, "United States Census, 1910"

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