Jeremiah, son of Samuel (3) and Anna (Horton) Chapin. He served as lieutenant and captain in the revolutionary war, and when the birth of a daughter was announced to him in camp, La Fayette asked the privilege of sending the name of Orpha. He married (published) May 6, 1769, Caroline Fowler, of Springfield.
Biographical Sketch of Jeremiah Chapin
MLA Source Citation:Milliken, Charles F. The History of Ontario County, New York, and Its People Lewis Historical Publishing Co., New York. 1911. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 16 September 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/new-york/biographical-sketch-of-jeremiah-chapin.htm - Last updated on May 18th, 2011
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