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    Japhet Chapin

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    • 7th Great-grandfather of Harry Chapin — 10th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 512 
    • Birth Date:
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    • Christening Date:
    • 15 Oct 1642 
    • Christening Location:
    • Roxbury (now Boston), Suffolk, Massachusetts 
    • Death Date:
    • 20 Feb 1711/1712 
    • Death Location:
    • Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 22 Jul 1664 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts 
    • Children:

    • Samuel Chapin

      Sarah Chapin

      Thomas Chapin

      John Chapin (Ahnentafel No:256 )

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  • Sources for Japhet Chapin

    • 2 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Springfield, Vol. 2, p. 1668, Birth record for son Thomas Chapin (born at Milford).
    • 3 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Springfield, Vol. 1, p. 32, Birth record for son John Chapin.
    • 4 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Springfield, Vol. 1, p. 29, Birth record for daughter Sarah Chapin.
    • 5 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) , 9-13, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
    • 7 Swift, Katharine Whitin , The Swift Family: Historical Notes , Worcester, Massachusetts: The Commonwealth Press (1955) , 124, Ancestry.com (Online Database).

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