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John Deacon Chapin
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Birth: Jan. 15, 1795
Death: Aug. 20, 1879
Little Prairie
Walworth County
Wisconsin, USA

This was written in a diary from William Harvey Chapin about his great grandfather:

Chapin (Deacon) John Born Jan 15 -1795, married to Lucy. Died Wed Aug 20, 1879, Aged 84 yr 7 mos 5 days. Died at Little Prairie, Wisc. He with his family moved from Warsaw, Alegany Co NY to Palmyra vicinity in 1845. He was one of the organizers of the Baptist church in Palmyra. He was a strong advocate of temperance and against all secret societies and especially the FreeMasons. He died at the age of 84 years 7 months and 5 days. Burial in Palmyra Wisc cemetary. Mr. Chapin was of a stern disposition and would resent any abuse. Just the opposite of my other grandfather (Mr. Jackson). 
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  Lucy Wheelock Chapin (1799 - 1878)
  Betsy Chapin Babcock (1834 - 1917)*
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Hillside Cemetery
Jefferson County
Wisconsin, USA
Created by: Lanetta Pryer Chapin
Record added: Feb 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65751352
John Deacon Chapin
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