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George W CHASE

Male 1830 - 1910  (80 years)


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  • Name George W CHASE 
    Born 25 Feb 1830  Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Dec 1910  Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I284  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 24 May 2005 

    Father Thomas Jefferson CHASE,   b. 7 Jan 1806, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1879, Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Rebecca ROMINE,   b. 9 Mar 1804, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1853, Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1826  Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • MCMR: Thomas J Case to Rebecca Romine, 1/29/1826 by J Ellison Brown, vol 1, pg 46

      1830 Meigs Co, Bedford Twp
      2m 0-5 [Emric & Geo]
      1m 20-30
      1f 0-5 [Samantha]
      1f 20-30

      1840 Meigs Co Scipio
      1m 0-5 [Moses]
      1m 5-10 [John]
      2m 10-15 [Emric & Geo
      1m 30-40 [TJ]
      1m 60-70 ????
      2f 10-15 [Samantha & ?]
      1f 30-40 [Rebecca]

      1850 census Meigs Co, Scipio Twp.
      # 274-274
      Jefferson Chase 44 ME farmer
      Rebecca 45 OH
      John 18 OH farmer
      Moses 14 OH
      Marium 5 OH





      This is from: Athens County Family History 1987 pub by the Athens county Historical Society and Museum p. 34-35
      According to this article, Thomas Jefferson first married Rebecca Romine and second Catherine Huggins.

      The marriage to Catherine Huggins took place 25 March 1854 vol 3 p. 390, Athens Co Marriages. this is from Athens Co Marriages 1805-18666 by Schumacher and Fletcher p. 40/ His first marriage doesn't seemed to have occurred in Meigs, Athens or Washington Counties, OH as I can't locate it .

      Romine Chase cemetery, Sciopio twp
      Chase, Rebecca d. 25 Dec 1853 19y9m16d w/o T. J. Chase three sunken graves no stones [must have been 49 yr - bb]
      Chase Lucetta, d 11 Oct 1849 8y7m d/o TJ and Rebecca Shipment Cemetery
      Chase TJ d feb 1 1879 73y25d
      Catherine Huggins Chase d 13 feb 1923 w/o TJ Chase baby grave with no name is next to her.
      Chase Howard M 23 Dec 1867 - July > 1889 22y6m26d s/o TJ and Catherine




      OHIO The cross road of our nation
      Records of Pioneer Families
      January-March 1964
      Vol. V No. I
      MEIGS COUNTY, OHIO PIONEER FAMILIES

      CHASE, John Merril - Born here September 4, 1831, son of Thomas Jefferson
      and Rebecca (Romine) Chase. the father died February 1, 1879 and the
      mother died December 25, 1853.
    Family ID F1077  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Ann BRADSHAW,   b. 10 Dec 1828, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1893  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 24 Mar 1850  Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • George Chase married Mary Ann Bradshaw 24 Mar 1850., p. 63 marriages of






      Meigs County, OH 1819-1913.

      George M. Chase was married to Mary Ann Bradshaw on 3-24-1850 by
      S.S. Branch.

      1850 Meigs co census, Scipio Twp #275-275
      George, 20, OH, laborer
      Mary Ann, 22, OH

      1860 Meigs County census Rutland Twp
      # 347-322
      G. W. Chase 30 Oh farmer
      Mary A 32 OH
      Alvinus 8 OH (Melvina)
      Ephus 5 OH (Cephus)
      Martha 3 OH
      Samantha 1 OH

      1870 census
      Rutland TWP
      # 234-233
      George Chase 40 OH farmer
      Mary 40 OH
      Melonia 18 OH School teacher amazing at the name and sex change from 1860
      Cephus 15 OH
      Martha 13 OH
      Manta 10 OH
      Arthur 14 OH Emric's
      Licoln 8 KS Emric's
      Martha Bradshaw 30 OH

      1880 Meigs Co, Rutland Twp # 143-145
      George W Chase 50 OH ME VA famrer
      Mary A wi 52 OH ME VA
      Melvina da 28 OH OH OH teacher
      Ezra Page sil 20 OH ME OH farming
      Martha da 23 OH OH OH

      1900 Meigs Co, Rutland Twp # 188-194
      George W Chase hd Feb 1830 70 wwd OH ME VA
      Martha da Apr 1857 43 D OH OH OH
      Melvina da Oct 1851 48 S OH OH OH
      Martha Stone sil Jul 1840 59 Wd 0children 0 living OH NY VA.

      From Merry Ann Pierson:
      In Miles Cemetery , Rutland Twp I found George W and Mary.
      Chase, George W 25 Feb 1830-10 Dec 1910 GAR
      Chase, Mary A Bradshaw 10 Dec 1828-24 Sep 1893 (Mother and Children)
      Davis, Samantha M Chase 6 Oct 1827- 5 Apr 1864 w/o William Davis (not your
      Samantha)
      George C. Apr 1864 -15 Apr 1864
      Perry 7 Dec 1851-27 feb 1852
      Perrin J 5 mar 1853-5 Dec 1869
      Emma j 12 Nov 1857-14 July 1859.

      These must be Samantha's siblings. They are all in same plot.
      a few plots later are:
      Chase Malvina 1851-1917
      Chase martha E 1857-1930
    Children 
     1. Melvina Chase,   b. Oct 1851, Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1917, Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
     2. Perry Chase,   b. 7 Dec 1851, Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1852, Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Perrin J Chase,   b. 5 Mar 1853, Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1869, Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)
     4. Cephus J Chase,   b. Abt 1855, Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Martha Chase,   b. Apr 1857, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1930  (Age ~ 72 years)
     6. Emma J Chase,   b. 12 Nov 1857, Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1859, Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     7. Samantha G CHASE,   b. Jul 1859, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1930, Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)
     8. George C Chase,   b. Apr 1864, Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1864, Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Family ID F60  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Feb 1830 - Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Mar 1850 - Meigs County, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Dec 1910 - Meigs County, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1205] Census.

    2. [S7] Gravestone.

    3. [S13] Marriage Records, Meigs Co, OH.