Rev. Amos Chase - Titusville, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member uccacher
N 41° 38.045 W 079° 41.480
17T E 609000 N 4609976
Quick Description: Rev. Amos Chase was a soldier of the Revolution and is buried in Woodlawn Cemtery.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 9/22/2011 6:36:55 PM
Waymark Code: WMCMWE
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 3

Long Description:
The following information was obtained from the 1915 edition of the Titusville Herald.

Rev Amos Chase was born in 1760 at Sutton, MA and when he was 12 years old his family moved to Cornish, NH. Immediately after his graduation from college in 1778, he enlisted in the Continental army and served until the close of the war. On his return from war, he studied for the ministry and soon began preaching in Litchfield, CT. He retired from preaching in 1826 and moved to Centerville, PA to spend his final days. He died there on December 25, 1849.

His daughter is buried nearby and her headstone has a D.A.R plaque inset.
Location type: Section of a Cemetery/Mass Grave

Date of Birth: 1760

Date of Death: December 25, 1849

Cause of death: Died Later

Grave Marker Text:
In Memory of Rev. Amos Chase He Died December 23, 1949 unreadable A Plaque States: Rev. Amos Chase 1760 - 1849 By Canadohta Chapter D.A.R.

Ranks: Not listed

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