Chase family papers
Scope and Contents
Photostatic copies of papers and letters to the Chase family of Maryland, particularly of Annapolis, spanning 1714-1855. Letters are to and from Reverend Richard Chase, Reverend Thomas Chase, Thomas Chase (1774-1826), Matilda Chase (d.1829), Judge Jeremiah Townley Chase (1748-1828), Judge Samuel Chase (1741-1811), and Ann Chase (1711-1852). There is also correspondence between Maryanne Caton, Robert G. Harper, and Miss Ann Chase and genealogical information on the Chase, Townley, and Townley-Chase families.
- Chase, Samuel, 1741-1811 (Person)
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Prominent Annapolis, Maryland family who were lawyers, land owners, and judges. Samuel Chase was justice of the U. S. Supreme Court.
1.0 Linear Feet (1 flat box)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from Diocesan House, through the kindness of Mrs. Tuten, for the Maryland Diocesan Archives.
- Guide to the Chase family papers
- Under Revision
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- 2019-09-19: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Mallory Herberger.