|Death: ||Jul. 1, 1897|
Approximate birth year calculated from the transcription found in the Charles R. Hale Collection of Connecticut Cemetery Inscriptions, as transcribed on the website:
Hale Collection of Connecticut Cemetery Records,
Accessed 26 November 2012.
In the following document, Simon's transcription appears between those of "Mary J Chappins [actually Chappuis]", and "Devaux, Eugene".
St. Bridgets Cemetery,
W. T. Wallace & H. McMahon, Compilers,
4 Nov 1934,
Online at Sharon Historical Society,
"Sharon Headstone Inscriptions: St. Bridget Burying Ground Headstones in Sharon, CT"
Accessed 6 January 2013.
Although the surname is found in several sources online as "Chappins", the photograph of the grave marker clearly shows that the surname is "Chappuis".
From the transcription:
Chappins, Simon, died July 1, 1897, age 72 years.
Note: Age 72 years.
Saint Bridget Cemetery
Created by: seekerJay
Record added: Nov 20, 2012
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