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Maryette C. "Metta" Chace Adams
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Birth: Mar. 9, 1840
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 8, 1914
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Maryette was the daughter of Squire William Davis Chace and Sarah Gardener.

Dr. Squire William Davis Chace was born 1803 in Galway, Saratoga, New York. His father was George Chace, a native of Massachusetts who emigrated to New York in 1800.

Sarah Gardener was born 25 Dec 1805 in Hancock, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, and died 18 May 1876 in Hudson, Lenawee Co., Michigan. Her parents were Palmer Gardner 1775-1817 and Rhoda Greene 1781-1852.

(Many thanks to LDH for the above information!)

Maryette married first, Guy L. Waughop, on December 28, 1865. He was born January 14, 1844 and died February 5, 1868.

Child:
Fred Huddleston, b. October 29, 1866, d. January 29, 1895. He later took the last name Adams from his stepfather.

She married second, Francis Adams, Sr., on August 26, 1875 in Wabasha, MN.

Children:
1. Florence, b. February 5, 1877, d. February 7, 1916
2. John C., b. August 4, 1878, d. April 23, 1880
3. Frances E. b. April 10, 1880, d. April 22, 1881
4. Francis Jr., b. June 18, 1882, d. January 11, 1949

From the Chicago Tribune, November 10, 1914:

ADAMS -- Maryette Adams (nee Chace), wife of Francis Adams, mother of Florence Dobson and Francis Adams, Jr., at her home, 5724 Kenmore ave., Nov. 8, aged 74 years. Services Tuesday 8 p.m. at Graceland cemetery chapel.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Squire William Davis Chace (1803 - 1858)
 
 Spouses:
  Jesse Lee Waughop (1842 - 1863)
  Francis Adams (1829 - 1915)
 
 Children:
  Fred Huddleston Adams (1866 - 1895)*
  Florence Adams Dobson (1877 - 1916)*
  John Chace Adams (1878 - 1880)*
  Frances E. Adams (1880 - 1881)*
  Francis Adams (1882 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  Emeline A. Chase Allen (1826 - 1904)*
  S. Palmer Chace (1836 - 1847)*
  Maryette C. Chace Adams (1840 - 1914)
  Sarah Prevost Chace Franklin (1842 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: HWA
Record added: Nov 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80567311
Maryette C. Metta <i>Chace</i> Adams
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