|Birth: ||Feb. 22, 1858|
|Death: ||Aug. 23, 1906|
Otter Tail County
Converse was the first child of nine born to J. Elijah Chase and his second wife, Elizabeth Ann Sprague. He married Bessie M. Johnson; a daughter of Lewis Johnson and his wife, Julia Anderson. Bessie and Converse were wed in 1886 in Pocahontas County, Iowa. In 1897 Converse moved his wife and children to Otter Tail County, Minnesota. They had seven children, four sons and three daughters.
US CENSUS: Year: 1870 Pocahontas County, Iowa; Lizard Township: page 22 (62). Listed under Elijah Chase age 51 born in Connecticut and wife, Elizabeth age 34 born in New Brunswick, Canada. Children listed are: Marquis 17 born in Canada, Converse 13 born in Iowa, Alfretta 11 born in Iowa, Tamson 10 born in Iowa, Frederick 6 born in Iowa, Francis 4 born in Iowa, Eunice 2 born in Iowa, and Joseph 1 born in Iowa.
HISTORICAL TEXT: Pioneer History of Pocahontas County, Iowa; Robert E. Flickinger, A.B.B.D.; published by Fonda Times, Fonda (Pocahontas County), Iowa; 1904. Article "Elijah Chase".
FAMILY GENEALOGIES: Chase Family Genealogy: by Clara and John Wilkinson; Self-Published; Canada, 1987
James Elijah Chase (1818 - 1894)
Elizabeth Ann Spragg Chase (1836 - 1898)
Bessie Maria Johnson Chase (1868 - 1950)*
Aie Benjamin Chase (1887 - 1955)*
Lewis William Chase (1890 - 1989)*
Edwin Elijah Chase (1893 - 1961)*
Albert James Chase (1902 - 1975)*
Marquis Lafayette Chase (1852 - 1936)**
Converse Scott Chase (1858 - 1906)
Mary Alfretta Chase Logan (1859 - 1932)*
Tamson Louise Chase Gilman (1860 - 1886)*
Frederick Elonza Chase (1862 - 1919)*
Francis Melvin Chase (1862 - 1932)*
Eunice Lorraine Chase Goodchild (1867 - 1941)*
Joseph Lapham Chase (1870 - 1934)*
Adrian Equilla Chase (1872 - 1931)*
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Oak Valley Cemetery
Otter Tail County
Maintained by: M. Richards
Originally Created by: Marjorie
Record added: Jan 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64477664
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