Theresa (Chamberlain) Biles Pedigree

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Origin of the surname “Chamberlain:”







5   Joseph Chamberlain


Of Tolland County, Connecticut.


4   John Chamberlain


3   Jabez Chamberlain, MD


1. Biographical notes:


Born 1766.  Died 1848.  Native of Dutchess County, New York.  Employed as a physician (one of the oldest in Bradford Co.); graduated from the old Medical College in York State.  Soon after 1792 moved from Wyoming County, Pennsylvania to Asylum (“Frenchtown”), Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Practiced medicine there for a while, then moved to York State, but later returned to Asylum.


2. Wife #1: Jane Wilson


a. Biographical notes:


Born .  Died .


b. Child:


(1. William Chamberlain: See generation 2, below.


3. Wife #2: Irene Gilbert


a. Biographical notes:


Born ; daughter of Samuel and Mary (Dodge) Gilbert.  Died .  Married Jabez Chamberlain on 9 June 1795.


b. Children:


(1. Matilda Chamberlain: Married John LaPorte.


(2. Adah C. Chamberlain: Married Joseph M. Bishop.


(3. Gilbert Chamberlain.


(4. Jane Chamberlain: Married Benjamin Moody (interred Gordon Cemetery) on 6 December 1827.


(5. Maria Chamberlain: Married Frank Brown.


(6. Oliver D. Chamberlain.


(7. John F. Chamberlain: Married Susan Terry and had the following son:


(a. J. W. Chamberlain, MD: Born 1859.


(8. Joseph M. Chamberlain.


2   William Chamberlain


1. Biographical notes:


Born .  Died .  Resided at Canon City, Colorado.


2. Wife: Susan Merrett


Born .  Died .  Married William Chamberlain on 6 October 1819.


3. Children: (order uncertain)


a. John Chamberlain: Married a 1st cousin and went west.


b. William “Billy” Chamberlain: Married (1st) Jane Baldwin.  Married (2nd) Phebe Jennie Frazier.


c. Jabus Chamberlain: Born 1836.  Died 1911.  Resided near Wyalusing, Bradford County, Pennsylvania.  Never married.


d. Lyman D. Chamberlain: Married Mary W./V. Coburn (d. 26 Jul 1866, age 33 yrs, 3 mo., 20 days).  Married (2nd) Arminda Wells.  (also seen: m. widow (?) Cooley)


e. Gilbert Chamberlain: Married Amanda Bunnell on 29 September 1853.


f. Amanda Elizabeth Chamberlain: Married (1st) (?) Brooks.  Married (2nd) Benjamin “Ben” Ackley.


g. Matilda Jane Chamberlain: Married Daniel L. States.


h. Adah Chamberlain: Married (1st) (?).  Married (2nd) Francis Homet, paragraph 2.a.(1. of generation 2 of the Homet Annex.


i. Emeline Chamberlain: Married Daniel Jagger.


j. Theresa Chamberlain: See generation 1, below.


k. Asa Chamberlain: Married (?) Cooley and went west.


l. Rachel Chamberlain: Born 12 September 1834.  Died 7 November 1857.  Never married.


1   Theresa Chamberlain:


Born 6 April 1840.  Died .  Married (1st) John Van Noy JVNBiles, paragraph  of the Alexander Patterson Biles page on 16 October 1861.  Married (2nd) T. H. Prescott.



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