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Harry Chapin

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Harry Chapin

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    Asahel Chapin

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    • 4th Great-grandfather of Harry Chapin — 7th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 64 
    • Birth Date:
    • 2 Feb 1748 
    • Birth Location:
    • Wilbraham, Hampden, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 29 Jan 1828 
    • Death Location:
    • West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts 
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    • Burial Location:
    • Elmwood Cemetery, Holyoke, Hampden, Massachusetts 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 30 Jun 1777 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts 

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  • Sources for Asahel Chapin

    • 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) , 40, 156, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
    • 4 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, 54, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 5 Pendleton, Everett Hall , Brian Pendleton and his Descendants 1599-1910: with Some Account of the Pembleton Families o f . . . , East Orange, New Jersey: Privately Printed (1910) , 124, Google Books (Digital Library).

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