Posted By:Paul V. Chaffee
Subject:Re: Noah Chaffee/josephine McMath-Ypsilanti,
Post Date:June 25, 2001 at 04:05:04
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The Chaffee Genealogy by William Chaffee shows the following:
Noah Fuller Chafee was born in Pittsford, Vt., February 6, 1833, and married in Ypsilanti, Mich., Josephine McMath. He graduated from the Medical School of Michigan University, and during the Civil War was Assistant Surgeon in the 14th Illinois Infantry, organized in Jacksonville, Ill., May 24th and 25th, 1861, to serve three years. Doctor Chafee was discharged November 12, 1864. He was captured and held in Libby Prison. In 1888 he lived in Shelbyville, Ill.
Caroline V. Chafee, residence, 1888, Shelbyville
Lura J. Chafee, residence, 1888, Shelbyville
Noah's line was Daniel, Benjamin, Nathaniel, Nathaniel, Jonathan, Nathaniel, Thomas
Hope this helps.