CHASE Reuben Brewer

CHASE Reuben Brewer[1]

Male 1834 - 1911  (76 years)

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  • Name CHASE Reuben Brewer 
    Born 28 Aug 1834  Freeport, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1850  Freeport, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    ship carpenter 
    Census 15 Jul 1850  Freeport, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • (Age 15.)
    Census 20 Jun 1860  Freeport, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • (age 25; ship carpenter; value of real estate $600.)
    Residence Bef 1862  Freeport, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence Bef 1862  Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1862  Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Military Between 13 Oct 1864 and 16 Jul 1865  [8
    from Limestone as a Private with Co. G, 20th ME Inf. Regt 
    • (he was involved in Hatcher's Run October 27-28. Warren's Hicksford Raid December 7-11. Dabney's Mills, Hatcher's Run, February 5-7, 1865. Appomattox Campaign March 28-April 9. White Oak Road March 29. Quaker Road March 30. Boydton Road March 30-31. Five Forks April 1. Amelia C. H. April 5. High Bridge April 6. Appomattox C. H. April 9. Surrender of Lee and his army. March to Washington, D.C., May 2-12. Grand Review May 23. Mustered out with the Regiment, July 16, 1865.)
    Military Between 13 Oct 1864 and 16 Jul 1865  [8
    from Limestone as a Private with Co. G, 20th ME Inf. Regt 
    • (he was involved in Hatcher's Run October 27-28. Warren's Hicksford Raid December 7-11. Dabney's Mills, Hatcher's Run, February 5-7, 1865. Appomattox Campaign March 28-April 9. White Oak Road March 29. Quaker Road March 30. Boydton Road March 30-31. Five Forks April 1. Amelia C. H. April 5. High Bridge April 6. Appomattox C. H. April 9. Surrender of Lee and his army. March to Washington, D.C., May 2-12. Grand Review May 23. Mustered out with the Regiment, July 16, 1865.)
    Census 28 Jun 1870  Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • (Age 35; farmer.)
    Census 18 Jun 1880  Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • (Age 46, farmer.)
    Census 16 Jun 1900  Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • (age 65; farmer; married 17 years; owned farm with mortgage.)
    _UID DF920D38EB9ED5118A06444553540000E578 
    Died 1 Jun 1911  Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 12
    Buried Aft 1 Jun 1911  Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Address:
    Episcopal (Advent) Cemetery 
    Reuben B. Chase monument
    Reuben B. Chase monument
    Reuben B. Chase monument
    Reuben B. Chase monument
    corner shot

    Reuben B. Chase - father

    Margaret "Maggie" A. (Phair) Chase - 2nd wife
    Margie S. Chase - daughter
    Cora L. Chase - daughter
    Reuben B. Chase monument
    Reuben B. Chase monument
    obverse (close)

    Reuben B. Chase - father
    Notes 
    • Educated in the common schools and followed the trade of ship carpenter in Freeport and Yarmouth, Maine. He married first Betsey Ellen Paine (6-55) born Nov 1831 in Freeport, Maine. She died in Limestone, Maine. She was an active member of the Congregtional church. He married second Maggie A. Phair, who died in Limestone 1881.

      In 1862 Reuben and Betsey moved to Limestone, Maine where he was an early pioneer. He cleared a farm there, and owned one hundred and sixty acres. In politics he was a prohibitionist. He was a selectman of Limestone for many years, and superintendent of schools. In religion he was a Congregationalist. He served in the Twentieth Regiment Maine Volunteer Infantry from 1864 to the end of the war.

      From the Veterans Schedule: He served 9 mo. 3 days in the Army between 13 Oct 1864 and 16 July 1865. He was a Private, Company G. He was discharged because of rheumatism,
      diarrhea and [unreadable]. His application for pension was filed on 21 May 1880, #365,054 and Certificate #268,440. [Elaine R. Chase]


      -- MERGED NOTE ------------

      Educated in the common schools and followed the trade of ship carpenter in Freeport and Yarmouth, Maine. He married first Betsey Ellen Paine (6-55) born Nov 1831 in Freeport, Maine. She died in Limestone, Maine. She was an active member of the Congregtional church. He married second Maggie A. Phair, who died in Limestone 1881.

      In 1862 Reuben and Betsey moved to Limestone, Maine where he was an early pioneer. He cleared a farm there, and owned one hundred and sixty acres. In politics he was a prohibitionist. He was a selectman of Limestone for many years, and superintendent of schools. In religion he was a Congregationalist. He served in the Twentieth Regiment Maine Volunteer Infantry from 1864 to the end of the war.

      From the Veterans Schedule: He served 9 mo. 3 days in the Army between 13 Oct 1864 and 16 July 1865. He was a Private, Company G. He was discharged because of rheumatism,
      diarrhea and [unreadable]. His application for pension was filed on 21 May 1880, #365,054 and Certificate #268,440. [Elaine R. Chase]

      -- MERGED NOTE ------------

      Educated in the common schools and followed the trade of ship carpenter in Freeport and Yarmouth, Maine. He married first Betsey Ellen Paine (6-55) born Nov 1831 in Freeport, Maine. She died in Limestone, Maine. She was an active member of the Congregtional church. He married second Maggie A. Phair, who died in Limestone 1881.

      In 1862 Reuben and Betsey moved to Limestone, Maine where he was an early pioneer. He cleared a farm there, and owned one hundred and sixty acres. In politics he was a prohibitionist. He was a selectman of Limestone for many years, and superintendent of schools. In religion he was a Congregationalist. He served in the Twentieth Regiment Maine Volunteer Infantry from 1864 to the end of the war.

      From the Veterans Schedule: He served 9 mo. 3 days in the Army between 13 Oct 1864 and 16 July 1865. He was a Private, Company G. He was discharged because of rheumatism,
      diarrhea and [unreadable]. His application for pension was filed on 21 May 1880, #365,054 and Certificate #268,440. [Elaine R. Chase]


      -- MERGED NOTE ------------

      Educated in the common schools and followed the trade of ship carpenter in Freeport and Yarmouth, Maine. He married first Betsey Ellen Paine (6-55) born Nov 1831 in Freeport, Maine. She died in Limestone, Maine. She was an active member of the Congregtional church. He married second Maggie A. Phair, who died in Limestone 1881.

      In 1862 Reuben and Betsey moved to Limestone, Maine where he was an early pioneer. He cleared a farm there, and owned one hundred and sixty acres. In politics he was a prohibitionist. He was a selectman of Limestone for many years, and superintendent of schools. In religion he was a Congregationalist. He served in the Twentieth Regiment Maine Volunteer Infantry from 1864 to the end of the war.

      From the Veterans Schedule: He served 9 mo. 3 days in the Army between 13 Oct 1864 and 16 July 1865. He was a Private, Company G. He was discharged because of rheumatism,
      diarrhea and [unreadable]. His application for pension was filed on 21 May 1880, #365,054 and Certificate #268,440. [Elaine R. Chase]


      -- MERGED NOTE ------------

      Educated in the common schools and followed the trade of ship carpenter in Freeport and Yarmouth, Maine. He married first Betsey Ellen Paine (6-55) born Nov 1831 in Freeport, Maine. She died in Limestone, Maine. She was an active member of the Congregtional church. He married second Maggie A. Phair, who died in Limestone 1881.

      In 1862 Reuben and Betsey moved to Limestone, Maine where he was an early pioneer. He cleared a farm there, and owned one hundred and sixty acres. In politics he was a prohibitionist. He was a selectman of Limestone for many years, and superintendent of schools. In religion he was a Congregationalist. He served in the Twentieth Regiment Maine Volunteer Infantry from 1864 to the end of the war.

      From the Veterans Schedule: He served 9 mo. 3 days in the Army between 13 Oct 1864 and 16 July 1865. He was a Private, Company G. He was discharged because of rheumatism,
      diarrhea and [unreadable]. His application for pension was filed on 21 May 1880, #365,054 and Certificate #268,440. [Elaine R. Chase]
    Person ID I9963  Old North Yarmouth, Maine
    Last Modified 11 Jan 2014 

    Father CHASE William, Jr.,   b. 25 Sep 1797, Freeport, Cumberland, Massachusetts [Maine] Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1876, South Freeport, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother BREWER Lavinia,   b. 14 Mar 1799, Freeport, Cumberland, Massachusetts [Maine] Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1850  (Age 50 years) 
    Married Bef 1823  [14
    • Based on birth of son William Emery.
    Family ID F2128  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 PAINE Betsey "Ellen",   b. 15 Nov 1831, Freeport, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1866, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 18 Sep 1854  Portland, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    • (Based on birth of son, Clarence.)
    Children 
     1. CHASE Clarence E.,   b. 21 Jan 1855, Freeport, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1881, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     2. CHASE Harry Alton,   b. 30 Jan 1857, Freeport, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. CHASE Ellen C.,   b. 1 Mar 1860, Freeport, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1883, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
    Last Modified 3 May 2017 
    Family ID F2104  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 PHAIR Margaret A.,   b. Apr 1844, , New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1881, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Married Bef 1869  [2
    Children 
     1. CHASE Edith May,   b. Abt 1869, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. CHASE Effie R.,   b. 1873, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. CHASE Margie S.,   d. 27 Dec 1877, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. CHASE Cora L.,   d. 11 May 1878, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. CHASE Rowena,   b. Feb 1880, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1895, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 15 years)
    Last Modified 3 May 2017 
    Family ID F2105  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 REDGATE Johann,   b. 4 Dec 1856, Grand Falls, Victoria, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1917, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 21 Jan 1883  Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 16
    Children 
     1. CHASE Leila E.,   b. 1883,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. CHASE George Clifford,   b. 1885,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. CHASE Jennie,   b. 1887,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. CHASE Reuben B.,   b. 1888,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. CHASE Robert Clyde,   b. 1892,   d. 1950  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 3 May 2017 
    Family ID F2106  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Sep 1854 - Portland, Cumberland, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Bef 1862 - Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1862 - Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 28 Jun 1870 - Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 18 Jun 1880 - Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Jan 1883 - Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 16 Jun 1900 - Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jun 1911 - Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Episcopal (Advent) Cemetery - Aft 1 Jun 1911 - Limestone, Aroostook, Maine
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    Veteran & Patriot of the Civil War
    Veteran & Patriot of the Civil War

  • Sources 
    1. [S2620] Book-NE Families Genealogical & Memorial; Vol. I, p.237.

    2. [S40] Person-Hopkinson, Harold H., Jr., Word Perfect file 7/14/97.

    3. [S202] Book-Brewer-Descendants of Thomas Brewer, p.47.

    4. [S99] VR-Freeport, ME, p.8.

    5. [S2739] Book-Descendants of Thomas Brewer, p.47.

    6. [S103] Census-1850-ME-Cumberland-Freeport, Census Roll 249; Page 2.

    7. [S956] Census-1860-ME-Cumberland-Freeport, Roll M653_437 Page 0.

    8. [S3303] Internet-Civil War-U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Maine.

    9. [S1545] Census-1870-ME-Aroostook-Limestone, Roll M593_538 Page 204 Image 410.

    10. [S120] Census-1880-ME-Aroostook-Limestone.
      FHL Film 1254476 National Archives Film T9-0476 Page 127A

    11. [S953] Census-1900-ME-Aroostook-Limestone, Roll: T623 588; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 12.

    12. [S32] Death-gravestone, Episcopal (Advent) Cemetery; Limestone, Aroostook, Maine.

    13. [S32] Death-gravestone, Episcopal (Advent) Cemetery; Limestone, ME.

    14. [S364] Correspondence-Internet-Elaine Chase, 30 Aug 1998 11:18 pm.

    15. [S3240] LDS-New Family Search, 10 January 2014; Reuben & Ellen B. (Paine) Chase marriage record; Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907: GS Film Number: 000009764; Digital Folder Number: 007031786; Image Number: 00202.

    16. [S3658] PEDIGREE RESOURCE FILE.