Harriet Hudnut Chase Brinton

13 January 1841–2 December 1922 (Age 81)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Harriet Hudnut

When Harriet Hudnut Chase Brinton was born on 13 January 1841, in New York City, New York, United States, her father, Solomon Drake Chase Sr., was 22 and her mother, Lydia Ann Almira Thorn, was 17. She married Evans Piersol Brinton on 10 March 1857, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States for about 40 years. She died on 2 December 1922, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Springville City Cemetery, Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Evans Piersol Brinton
1837–1915
Harriet Hudnut Chase Brinton
1841–1922
Marriage: 10 March 1857
Evans Chase Brinton
1858–1863
Sarah Elizabeth Brinton
1860–1940
Soloman Alva Brinton
1862–1937
Lydia Ann Brinton
1864–1865
David Piersol Brinton
1866–1932
Harriet Anna Brinton
1868–1929
Jane Brinton
1872–1966
Mary Amelia Brinton Fenton
1874–1927
Earl Brinton
1877–1878
Bessie Brinton Bailey
1881–1963
Emily Eugenia "Nana" Brinton
1882–1963

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 March 1857Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

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    Siblings

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    World Events (7)

    1846
    Age 5
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1863
    Age 22
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 22
    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.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Chace

    Sources (19)

    • Harriet Chase in entry for Harriet Brinton Kroupa, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Harriett Brinton in household of Evans P Brinton, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Harriett Chase in entry for Mary Amelia Brinton Fenton, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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