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Re: * WOODLAWN Cemetery / Freeport, ME - Part 2
Posted by: melissa1 (ID *****7072) Date: July 04, 2002 at 11:09:44
In Reply to: * WOODLAWN Cemetery / Freeport, ME - Part 1 by melissa1 of 809

This is part two as I will call it and it contains the C's of the cemetery as so many of them are Chase's and Coffin's and my relatives:

Woodlawn Cemetery Freeport, ME Part 2 some of the C's (mostly all Chase and Coffin's)

Albra A. Chase b. 1873 d. 1958 husband of Alice Orne

Almira R. Chase b. 1836 d. 1896 wife of William Chase

Adriane Chase b. 1844 d. 1926 husband Franklin Rogers
Caroline Chase b. 1826 d. 1880 (she was a daughter of William Chase and Lavina Brewer)

Charles Chase b. 1843 d. 1926
Della Chase b. 1869 d. 1955

Edward J. CHASE b. 1839 d. 1916 wife Lizzie (Elizabeth) Wilson *(my note- I have his death as Oct. 9, 1838 Freeport, ME...his parents were Thomas Chase and Louisa COFFIN...he married first Elizabeth Adams and 2nd Lizzie Leona Wilson, Edward's mother Louisa Coffin is a daughter of Jeremiah Coffin and Olive Thompson...Jeremiah built the house that Thomas Chase and Louisa Coffin lived in...it later became known as the Chase house...but was originally built by my 4th grt. grandfather Jeremiah Coffin. The house is at Porter's Landing Freeport, ME where Jeremiah Coffin and family are buried, there is a monument there with all the names on it at the small Porters Landing Cemetery).

Thomas Chase b. 1801 d. 1888 wife Louisa Coffin *(my note- Thomas Chase was a son of William Vincent Chase b. Nov. 3, 1761 (Wheeler, Wheeler and Davis in their History of Brunswick, Topsham and Harpswell has his birthday as Nov. 2), William was born in Brunswick, ME and he married Alice ANDERSON. William is buried at the Chase-Merryman Cemetery in Freeport however his gravestone read that he was born in 1762, his wife is not buried there or if she is there is no info.

Thomas F. Chase (Thomas Franklin Chase) b. 1801 d. 1895 *my note- he was a son of Thomas Chase and Louisa Coffin mentioned above).

William Ira Chase b. 1832 d. 1912 wife Almira R. Chase (she was mentioned above). *(my note- William is also a son of Thomas Chase and Louisa Coffin).

Jeremiah A. Chase (aka "Jerry", full name was Jeremiah Ansyl Chase) b. 1835 d. 1914 was also son of Thomas Chase and Louisa Coffin.

Charles Marshall Staples Chase b. 1843 d. 1928 wife Ellen Melcher. (he is also a son of Thomas Chase and Louisa Coffin).

COFFIN
Emery O. Coffin (full name Emery Oscar Coffin) my 2nd grt. grandfather - b. 1836 d. 1915 wife Louisa Jane Frazier *(my note - his father was Jeremiah Thomas Coffin and mother was Mary Lunt). Emery had a Photography shop in Freeport for a while and then it was run by his brother Ira Stanciles Coffin. I have several photographs with the Coffin logo on them from this old shop. Grt. grampy Coffin afterwards became a farmer and lived down at Flying Pt. Freeport.

Ansyl Baker Coffin b. 1821 d. 1903 wife Rhoda H. Coombs and 2nd wife Jessie A. *(my note - Ansyl was an uncle to my 2nd grt. grandfather Emery. Ansyl's parents were Jeremiah Coffin and Olive Thompson which were the parents of Emery's father Jeremiah Thomas Coffin). Rhoda and Jessie are both buried at Woodlawn.

Irving Coffin b. 1855 d. 1884 *(ny note - he died in 1884 in Philadelphia, PA. Other sources have that he died in 1864, this is Incorrect) Irving was only 19 years old when he died. He is also a son of Emery O. Coffin and Louisa J. Frazier.

Louisa Coffin b. 1807 d. 1893 wife of Thomas Chase daughter of Jeremiah Coffin and Olive Thompson.(family mentioned earlier)

Marcellus K. Coffin b. 1848 d. 1931 wife Sophie Maria Harabush *(my note - she was born in Vienna, Austria March 21, 1861 d. March 15, 1891 she is listed on the Monument with her husband). Marcellus is a son of Ansyl B. Coffin and Rhoda Coombs mentioned earlier).

Violet A. Coffin (full name Violet Alma Coffin...my great grandmother) - b. 1873 d. 1911 (complications of pneumonia) her husband was Eugene Cyrus Bibber and her parents were Emery Oscar Coffin and Louisa Jane Frazier.
Their stone has several names of their children on the back of it but none of them are buried there. There is still one surviving daughter who is up in her 90's, she may be buried there when her time comes.

There is also another Violet A. Coffin buried there. She was Violet Arabine Coffin daughter of Otis Leonard Coffin. Otis was a son of Ansyl Baker Coffin and Rhoda Coombs too.
His daughter Violet was b. 1881 and d. 1967.

Ivory Coffin with no dates

James W. Coffin b. 1885 d. 1955

Jessie Coffin b. 1840 d. 1884 husband Ansyl B. Coffin (she was his 2nd wife see mention above)

Llewellen T. Coffin b. 1846 d. 1926 wife Olive Todd

Olive A. Coffin (full name Olive Arabine Coffin) b. 1851 d. 1938 husband Andrew Bradley. (she was a daughter of Ansyl B. Coffin)

Susan Coffin b. 1830 d. 1910 husband Horace Winslow and her parents were Simeon Coffin and Joanna Edgecomb.

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This is all for now.






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