George Murray Chase

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14. GEORGE MURRAY6 CHASE (Clement5, Moses4, Daniel3, Moses2, Aquilla1) was b. March 6, 1830; m. first, -, Emeline L. Chapman of Cornish, dau. of Benjamin and Theoda (Colburn) Chapman, b. Oct. 10, 1819, and d. June 7, 1859, leaving two sons; m. second, Nov. 22, 1860, Cynthia A. Butman. Lived in town till March, 1865, when they rem. to Minn., where he d. Aug. 3, 1886. He was killed by an accident with horses that he was driving attached to a self-binder; is buried in Greenwood Cemetery- at Eureka, Minn. He was a soldier of the Civil War, enlisting from Cornish in the 7th N. H. Vols. in 1861. (See Military.) He was a farmer and hotel keeper. Children, by first marriage, both b. in Cornish:

i. HORACE BUSHNELL, b. Oct. 25, 1856; m. Dec. 25, 1880, Elizabeth Jelly of New Market, Minn., b. Aug. 4, 861. Seven children. Lives in Farmington, Minn. A farmer, also mail carrier and engineer.
ii. MURRAY CHAPMAN, b. May 25, 1859; m. April 15, 1885, Emily F. Holland, b. July 4, 1S58. Five children. Lives in Chicago, Ill.

Children by second marriage:

iii. Infant, b. in Cornish about 1862, and d. the same year. iv. GEORGE TRUMAN. b. Aug. 18, 1869, in Minn.

MLA Source Citation:

Child, William Henry. History of the town of Cornish, New Hampshire, with genealogical record, 1763-1910. Concord, N.H., Rumford Press. c1911. Web. 12 December 2014. - Last updated on Sep 17th, 2012

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