Aunt Helen is on her way to San Diego. She will be checking and double checking my genealogy work. She will want to check my references, she will want to double check my data entries.
My Mother's Father's name was Harry Chapin Reed, he was the son of Armenita Clementine Chapin, daughter of John Arnett Chapin, this lineage enters American history with Deacon Samuel Chapin.
World Family Tree V74t0241.ftw
Daughters of America; or Women of the Century, page 378, Higgins, Katharine Chapin, Educational Work.
American Biographical Library, The Biographical Cyclopædia of American Women Volume I.
History of Milford, Massachusetts, Data of Josia.
Life of Deacon Samuel Chapin, Data of Hannah.
Richard F. Strait, Grandson of Adolphe Chapin, 6th Great Grandson of Samuel Chapin.
The Chapin Genealogy by Orange Chapin, The Samuel Chapin Genealogy Author: Orange Chapin Call Number: CS71.C462 PRINTED BY METCALF & COMPANY.1862. Entered,according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862, by ORANGE CHAPIN, In the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Massachusetts.
Information provided by: Vernon S. Chapin, 12th generation descendent of Deacon Samuel Chapin.
New England Historical and Genealogical Register, English Origins, 450.
James Savage, Genealogical Dictionary, Vol 1, 360.
Life of Deacon Samuel Chapin, Page 17, By Howard Millar Chapin.