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Abilenah Chapin (Cooley)

Also Known As: "Abelenah", "Abilene"
Birthdate: (68)
Birthplace: Milford, New Haven, Connecticut
Death: November 17, 1711 (68)
Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Pine Street Cemetery, Springfield, Hampden County, MA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Samuel Coley (immigrant) and Ann Coley
Wife of Japhet Chapin
Mother of Samuel Chapin; Sarah Munn; Thomas Chapin; John Chapin; Ebenezer Chapin and 3 others
Sister of Hannah Garnsey; Peter Coley; Samuel Coley; Sarah Baldwin (Coley); Mary Lockwood and 1 other

Occupation: alternative name, Abilene
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About Abilenah Chapin

Abilene Cooley married Japhet Chapin and had 4 children: Sarah, Thomas, Hannah & Jonathan.

Buried in Springfield Cemetery 171 Maple St., (nearest to Pine St.) Springfield, Hampden, MA

Burial: Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, Hampden, next to Japhet. 2


Title: Claude W. Barlow, a descendant of Catherine Chapin and Nataniel Bliss, a professional genealogist.


Media: Unknown

Title: Springfield Cemetery Old Section


Media: Book


ABILENE (Coley) CHAPIN Abilene Cooley Chapin ..... Birth: Mar. 12, 1643 Milford New Haven County Connecticut, USA Death: Nov. 17, 1711 Springfield Hampden County Massachusetts, USA

Japhet CHAPIN and Abelenah Or Abilene COOLEY were married on 22 Jul 1664 in Milford, New Haven, Connecticut Children were: Daniel CHAPIN, Samuel CHAPIN, Sarah CHAPIN, Thomas CHAPIN, John CHAPIN, Ebenezer CHAPIN, Hannah CHAPIN, David CHAPIN, Jonathan CHAPIN, Thomas CHAPIN, Hannah CHAPIN, Jonathan CHAPIN (bio by: Barbara Chapin)

Family links:

 Japhet Chapin (1642 - 1712)

 Thomas Chapin (1671 - 1755)*
 John Chapin (1674 - 1759)*
 Ebenezer Chapin (1677 - 1772)*
 David Chapin (1682 - 1772)*
 Jonathan Chapin (1688 - 1761)*
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Inscription: Abilene ye wife of Mr Japhat Chapin dyed (sic) on Nov ye 17th 1711 aged 68 years

Note: Grave moved from Old Elm Street / Old Court Square Burial Ground in 1848.


Burial: Springfield Cemetery Springfield Hampden County Massachusetts, USA Plot: Willow Ave. 1-11

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Maintained by: Sharon W Originally Created by: John P OCONNOR Record added: May 01, 2009 Find A Grave Memorial# 36605783

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Abilenah Chapin's Timeline

March 12, 1642
Milford, New Haven, Connecticut
March 12, 1643
Milford, New Haven, Connecticut
July 4, 1665
Age 22
Northampton, Hampshire, Massachussets, U.S.A.
March 15, 1667
Age 24
Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut Colony
May 20, 1671
Age 28
Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut Colony
May 14, 1674
Age 31
Springfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
June 26, 1677
Age 34
Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
July 18, 1680
Age 37
Springfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
November 16, 1682
Age 39
Springfield, Hampden County, MA