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Biography of Harry Thomas Chatterton

Harry Thomas Chatterton is one of the keen and resourceful young business men of Lyon County, and is a banker and stock farmer at Admire. He is a prosperous citizen, already controls a good business, and wields a valuable influence in his community. He is of stanch English stock and represents a family of early settlers in this section of Kansas. His grandfather, David Chatterton, was a native of England, and, bringing his family to America, located on a farm in Clark County, Ohio, where he spent the rest of his days. John Chatterton, father of the Admire banker, was born in Clark County, Ohio, in 1844, and died in Lyon County, Kansas, in June, 1915. He was a Union soldier during the Civil war, serving three years in the One Hundred and Tenth Ohio Regiment of Infantry. In the battle of Winchester he was taken prisoner, and was confined for a time in Libby Prison, later being exchanged. Besides Winchester he fought at Spottsylvania Courthouse, in the battle of the Wilderness, and in many other engagements in Virginia, and was present at the surrender at Appomattox. His business career was as a farmer, and he was a loyal republican. John Chatterton married Mrs. Alice (Denby) Frazee, whose first husband was David Frazee, a farmer. She was born in England in 1850, coming to the United States in 1872, and she died in Lyon County, Kansas, in 1897. Her one child by her first marriage, Elizabeth Frazee, is now the wife of Carl Ricker, a jeweler at Emporia. John Chatterton and wife had the following children: Harry Thomas; Harriet,...

Mary Todd Chatterton

CHATTERTON, Mary Todd5, (Abner4, Ithamar3, Michael2, Christopher1) born Dec. 31, 1784, died April 24, 1859, married Jan. 8, 1785, Dea. Isaac Chatterton, of Rutland, Vt., who was born Nov. 23, 1759, died April 9, 1852. Children: I. Charlotte, b. July 15, 1785, d. May 6, 1854, m. Morris Reynolds. II. Polly, b. May 26, 1787, m. March 4, 1808, William Gilmor. III. Leverett, b. June 13, 1789, m. Mary Jackson. IV. Chloe, b. Feb. 6, 1794, d. Feb. 18, 1848, m. Silas Smith. V. Lovisa, b. Nov. 15, 1795, d. Dec. 13, 1868, m. German...

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