Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Chases in:
 • Delphos Cemetery
 • Delphos
 • Ottawa County
 • Kansas
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Ellen J. Lyon Chase
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Sep. 17, 1826
Suffolk County
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 17, 1886
Kansas, USA

Delphos Carrier
November 19, 1886

Death of Mrs. Dr. Chase
Died Nov 17, 1886, Ellen J. Chase, aged sixty years and two months.

The subject of the foregoing notice was born at Shoreham, NY, Sept 17, 1826. Removing thence with her parents, in infancy, to Wyoming County, NY, she grew to womanhood and July 17, 1849, married Dwight W. Chase, MD. In 1865 they removed to Clayton County, Iowa. Having experienced religion, she united with the Congregational Church at Elkader in 1870. The fall of 1879, her children having preceded her, she with her husband joined them in Kansas, where she continued to reside up to the time of her death. She leaves a husband and two children, Dr. DW Chase, Mrs. Kate E. Butler and Mrs. Ella L. White.

Mrs. Chase was in all respects an exemplary wife and mother, devoted to the home circle, yet enjoying to the utmost the companionship of friends and neighbors; generous and warm hearted she attracted all, while her gentle ways yielded an influence for good far beyond the reach of other methods. No words can add and none take from the perfect symmetry of her life and the estimation of those who shared her friendship.

Goodbye, wife, mother and friend. When our eyes shall turn away from earth, wearied with its sufferings, may our lives be as blameless as thine.

We desire to return our warmest thanks to the kind friends who have so long assisted us in the last illness of wife and mother. God bless you all.
DW Chase, Kate E. Butler, Ella L White

Family links: 
  Dwight Whitney Chase (1837 - 1905)*
*Calculated relationship
Delphos Cemetery
Ottawa County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section 0, Lot 93
Created by: Kate Jacques
Record added: Sep 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15861838
Ellen J. <i>Lyon</i> Chase
Added by: Kate Jacques
Ellen J. <i>Lyon</i> Chase
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Charla Carter
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service