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Don Chafin
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Birth: Jun. 26, 1887
Kermit
Mingo County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 1954
Cabell County
West Virginia, USA

Great Nephew of ANderson Hatfield wife Levisa "Levicy" Chafin Hatfield
Served as Logan Co WV Sherriff 1912-1916 & 1920-1924
Well Known as a Anti-Mine union lawman which culminated in the Battle of Blair Mountain in 1921
Only served one jail sentence for moonshining 1925-1927 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Francis Marion Chafin (1855 - 1903)
  Esther Chafin (1859 - 1930)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Mounts Chafin (1888 - 1970)*
 
 Children:
  J Arthur Chafin (1906 - 1978)*
  Marion Rathburn Chafin (1910 - 1999)*
  Lily Hazel Chafin (1912 - 1992)*
  Mary Frances Chafin Volker (1915 - 1998)*
  William A Chafin (1920 - 1986)*
  John Cary Alderson Chafin (1925 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  John B Chafin (1879 - 1899)*
   Don Chafin (1887 - 1954)
  James A Chafin (1890 - 1903)*
  William C Chafin (1895 - 1983)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodmere Memorial Park
Huntington
Cabell County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: P Fazzini
Record added: Oct 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42879083
Don Chafin
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Don Chafin
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Don Chafin
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 Added: Feb. 21, 2011
 
 
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