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Harry Chapin

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Harry Chapin

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    Calvin Ryder

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    • 2nd Great-grandfather of Harry Chapin — 5th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 18 
    • Birth Date:
    • 20 Mar 1814 
    • Birth Location:
    • Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 11 Nov 1881 
    • Death Location:
    • West Orange, Essex, New Jersey 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 14 Oct 1838 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Brooklyn, Kings, New York 

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  • Sources for Calvin Ryder

    • 1 Boston Traveler (Boston, Massachusetts) , 19 OCT 1838, p. 3, Marriage announcement for Calvin Ryder and Rebecca N Elliott, GenealogyBank.com.
    • 2 Federal Census , NJ, Essex County, 1880, West Orange, E.D. 113, p. 24, Image 24 of 68, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 3 Federal Census , NJ, Essex County, 1870, West Orange, p. 50, Image 50 of 54, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 4 Federal Census , NY, Kings County, 1860, Brooklyn Ward 4 Dist 2, p. 80, Image 80 of 174 , Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 5 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Yarmouth, Vol. 1, p. 366, Birth record for Calvin Rider.
    • 6 New Jersey, Deaths and Burials Index, 1798-1971 , Death record for Calvin Ryder, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 7 Rider, Fremont , Preliminary Materials for a Genealogy of the Rider (Ryder) Families in the United States , Middletown, Connecticut: The Godfrey Memorial Library (1959) , Vol. 1, Image 261 of 554, Hathi Trust Digital Library.

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