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Harry Chapin

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Harry Chapin

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    John Chapin

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    • 6th Great-grandfather of Harry Chapin — 9th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 256 
    • Birth Date:
    • 14 May 1674 
    • Birth Location:
    • Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 1 Jun 1759 
    • Death Location:
    • Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 12 Feb 1701/1702 
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  • Sources for John Chapin

    • 1 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Springfield, Vol. 1, p. 32, Birth record for John Chapin.
    • 2 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Springfield, Vol. 1, p. 98, Birth record for son Steven Chapen.
    • 3 Chapin, Gilbert Warren , The Chapin Book of Genealogical Data with Brief Sketches of the Descendants of Deacon Samue l Chapin, Vol. 1 , Hartford, Connecticut: Chapin Family Association (1924) , 3, 11, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
    • 5 Ely, Heman , Records of the Descendants of Nathaniel Ely, The Emigrant, Who Settled First in Newtown, no w Cambridge, Mass. , Cleveland, Ohio: Short and Forman, Printers and Stationers (1885) , 27, Internet Archive (Digital Library).

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