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Catskill Chases' Mayflower Lineage

Catskill Chases' Mayflower Lineage

Bill Smith (View posts)
Posted: 21 Dec 2002 8:22PM GMT
Classification: Biography
Surnames: Chase, Whitcomb, Angle, Freer, Deitz
Abigail Skiffe, born 4 Jul 1748 Chilmark, Mass., was the first wife of Zephaniah Chase, born 14 Mar 1748 in Edgartown, Martha’s Vineyard, Mass. She was a descendant of Mayflower passengers John Howland, Elizabeth Tilley, and Richard Warren.
Howland line:
John Howland m. Elizabeth Tilley
Hope Howland m. John Chipman
Mercy Chipman m. Nathan Skiffe
Joseph Skiffe m. Remember Gibbs
Abigail Skiffe m. Zephaniah Chase

Warren Line:
Richard Warren m. Elizabeth
Abigail Warren m. Anthony Snow
Lydia Snow m. Stephen Skiffe
Abigail Skiffe m. Shubal Smith
Abigail Smith m. Barnabas Gibbs
Remember Gibbs m. Joseph Skiff
Abigail Skiffe m. Zephaniah Chase

Abigail and Zephaniah had the following children: Benjamin (twin) 1774-1862, Elizabeth (twin) 1774-abt. 1792, Joseph b. 1775, and Thomas 1777-1821.
Abigail Skiffe died 27 Mar 1784, (prob) Chilmark, Mass. Zephaniah next married Love (West) Skiffe, and they moved from Martha’s Vineyard to Woodstock, Ulster Co., NY, in 1787. They later lived in Lexington, Greene Co. and Windham, N.Y.

Benjamin Chase (21 Jan 1774 – 28 Feb 1862) married, 4 Aug 1799, his stepsister Lydia Skiff (daughter of Love West Skiff by her first marriage), and they had ten children. Their daughter, Elizabeth Chase, married Luman Whitcomb of Lexington, Greene Co., New York.

Sources:
Seven Generations of the descendants of Aquila and Thomas Chase by Chase & Chamberlain
History of Martha’s Vineyard by Dr. Charles Banks
The Whitcomb Family in America by Charlotte Whitcomb
Mayflower Families Through Five Generations, Vol. 18, by Robert S. Wakefield: Family of Richard Warren Parts 1, 2 and 3

Re: Catskill Chases' Mayflower Lineage

Posted: 23 Apr 2005 11:17PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Chipman /Fairbanks/Stevens
Hi, I am decended from Lydia Chipman ,born 1759 in Franklin Mass, m Nathaniel Fairbanks 1793,she was dec from John Howland,but I don't know HOW???? Can anybody help ??? Lois Stevens
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