Aug. 5, 1839 Lisbon Androscoggin County Maine, USA
Jan. 21, 1904 Elysian Le Sueur County Minnesota, USA
John served in Company C 1st Minnesota Heavy Artillery during the Civil War.
It becomes our sad duty today to announce the death of Mr. John C. Chase which occurred yesterday morning shortly before the hour of twelve. John C. Chase was born in Lisbon, Me. on August 5, 1839 being in his 65th year at his death. He came to Minnesota with his wife in 1863 and soon after his arrival settled in Elysian and occupied the house that has since been his home. Elysian Enterprise 1-29-1904 Contributed by S. R. Allen