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Ruth Silloway (Chase)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Place of Burial: Newbury, Essex Co, Mass
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Aquila Chase, Jr., of Newbury and Anne Mussilloway
Wife of Daniel Silloway
Sister of Anne Barber; Sarah Annis, of Newbury; Priscilla Merrill; Mary Stevens; Sgt. Aquila Chase and 6 others

Managed by: Sam Willsea
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About Ruth Silloway

  • Full text of "Encyclopedia of Connecticut biography, genealogical-memorial; representative citizens;"
  • http://www.archive.org/stream/encyclopediaofco03amer/encyclopediaofco03amer_djvu.txt
  • CHASE, Charles Edward, Active Factor in Insurance Circles.
  • The Chase family, of which Charles Edward Chase, chairman of the board of directors of the Hartford Fire Insurance Company, and a prominent public official, is a worthy representative, is of English origin, being among the ancient and highly honored families of England, the name being derived undoubtedly from the French word, Chasser, to hunt. They are one of the families entitled to bear a coat-of-arms, described as follows : Gules four crosses patence argent (two and two), on a canton azure a lion rampant or.
  • (VII) Aquila (2) Chase, youngest son of Aquila (i ) Chase, was a native of England, born in 1618, and died in Newbury, Massachusetts, December 27, 1670. He was the emigrant ancestor of the family, but the date of his coming to the New World is not here recorded ; he was a resident of Hampton, New Hampshire, in 1640, from whence he removed to Newbury, Massachusetts, in 1646, where he was granted four acres for a house lot, and six acres of marsh on condition that he go to sea and do service in the town with a boat for four years. He was a mariner, and shipmaster, and the supposition is that he was employed by his uncle or brother, Thomas Chase, who in 1626 was part owner of the ship, "John and Francis." He married Anne, daughter of John Wheeler, and she bore him nine children, as follows : Sarah, became the wife of Charles Annis ; Anna, born July 6, 1647; Priscilla, March 14, 1649; Mary, February 3, 165 1 ; Thomas, July 25, 1654; John, November 2, 1655 ; Elizabeth, September 13, 1657; 'Ruth, March 18, 1660'; Daniel, December 9, 1661 ; Moses, of whom further. After the death of her husband, Mrs. Chase married (second) June 14, 1672, Daniel Mussiloway. Her death occurred in May, 1688.
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Ruth Silloway's Timeline

1660
March 18, 1660
Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
1672
June 14, 1672
Age 12
1676
May 30, 1676
Age 16
Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
1676
Age 15
Newbury, Essex Co, Mass
1889
June 25, 1889
Age 16
September 27, 1889
Age 16
1958
January 6, 1958
Age 16