Leander S. Chamberlin

8 July 1835–13 November 1907 (Age 72)
Steuben, New York, United States

The Life of Leander S.

When Leander S. Chamberlin was born on 8 July 1835, in Steuben, New York, United States, his father, Joshua Chamberlain Jr., was 38 and his mother, Fanny Babbitt, was 34. He married Sarah Jeanette Dennis on 10 July 1860. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He lived in Wayne, Steuben, New York, United States in 1892 and Tyrone, Schuyler, New York, United States in 1900. He died on 13 November 1907, in Wayne, New York, United States, at the age of 72.

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Leander S. Chamberlin
Sarah Jeanette Dennis
Marriage: 10 July 1860
Leanna Frances Chamberlain
Charles Chamberlin
Clara E. Chamberlin
Mary J. Chamberlin
Jane J. Chamberlin
Ada Chamberlin

Spouse and Children

10 July 1860


    Leanna Frances Chamberlain


    Charles Chamberlin



    Mary J. Chamberlin


    Jane J. Chamberlin


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 11

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

Age 28

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 French: occupational name for an official in charge of the private chambers of his master, Old French chamberlenc. See also Chamberlain .2 English: variant of Chamberlain .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sander Chamberlin, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Leander Chamberlain in household of Fanny Chamberlain, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Leander S Chamberlin, "New York State Census, 1892"

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