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William Chase, Jr
Birth: Jun. 15, 1621
Chiltern District
Buckinghamshire, England
Death: Feb. 27, 1685
Barnstable County
Massachusetts, USA

William Chase was born in Norfolk England. His father was William Chase Sr. and his mother was Mary Townley. William had four siblings. His father immigrated to America in 1630 settling in Plymouth Mass. They sailed with the Winthrop Fleet. William sailed with his parents to Massacheutts he was only nine years old. His Grandfather Aquila also immigrated to America soon after his son.

William served in the early military in Plymouth Colony. He was a drummer. He received extra pay for his service as a drummer. Once he found himself in trouble in Plymouth and was sentenced to stay in the stocks for one day while the other soldiers practiced.

Some say the William was married four times and had a child by each wife. Records can only identify one wife Elizabeth Holder. Records indicate that Elizabeth was William's second wife. Elizabeth's parents were Pilgrims from England she was born in Plymouth colony. Elizabeth and William had four children and a set of twins.

After leaving Plymouth they settled in what is now Cape Cod Mass.

Family links: 
  William Chase (1595 - 1659)
  Mary Chase (1603 - 1659)
  Elizabeth Holder Chase (1624 - 1662)*
  William Chase (1645 - 1737)*
  John Chase (1649 - 1683)*
  Elizabeth Holder Chase Baker (1651 - 1716)*
  William Chase (1621 - 1685)
  Mary Chase (1637 - 1652)*
  Benjamin Chase (1639 - 1730)*
*Calculated relationship
Baptist Church Cemetery
West Harwich
Barnstable County
Massachusetts, USA
Maintained by: Elton Ellis
Originally Created by: 2patriots
Record added: Aug 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95065808

12th Generation Grandfather!!
- Laura Zimmerman
 Added: Mar. 22, 2017
In memory of my 9th great grandfather.Thank you for coming to America.
- Anita Chase Nolin
 Added: Oct. 19, 2016
In memory of my 9th great grandfather.
- Susan Ricketts
 Added: Sep. 16, 2016
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