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George Colby Dyer Chase
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1844
Death: May 27, 1919

son of Joseph & Jane. h/o Emma Fransette Millet
bio of George Colby Dyer Chase, from Free Baptist Cyclopedia, G.A. Burgess, pub. 1889:

"Professor of Rhetoric and English Literature in Bates College, Lewiston, Me., was born in Unity, Me., March 15, 1844. He prepared for college at the Maine State Seminary (afterwards Bates College), and immediately, entered Bates College, where he graduated in 1868.
The next two years he was teacher of Greek, Latin and Mental Philosophy, at New Hampton Institution, N.H. He then spent a year in Bates Theological School, and was at the same time a tutor of Greek in the college. He was at this time elected a professor in the college, and after taking a post-graduate course of one year at Harvard College, entered upon the work of the professorship.
He has been a member of the Lewiston School Board continuously since 1874, and twice chosen president of the same, in 1883, and 1887. He was for several years a contributor to the "Morning Star."
He married June 12, 1872, Miss Emma F. Millett. They have one son and four daughters." (Bio provided by Winnie)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Chase (1804 - 1876)
  Jane Colby Dyer Chase (1815 - 1887)
 
 Siblings:
  Esther Chase Hulse (1842 - 1876)*
  George Colby Dyer Chase (1844 - 1919)
  Joseph Aubrey Chase (1854 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pond Cemetery 1
Unity
Waldo County
Maine, USA
Plot: row 22
 
Created by: Bev Winship
Record added: Dec 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32129513
George Colby Dyer Chase
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George Colby Dyer Chase
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George Colby Dyer Chase
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