Saturday, April 6, 2019

Surname Saturday -- CHAVIS (Essex, England)

It's Surname Saturday, and I'm "counting down" my Ancestral Name List each week.

I am working in the 9th great-grandmothers by Ahnentafel number, and I am up to Ancestor #2285 who is Jane CHAVIS (1565-1632). [Note: the more recent ancestral families have been covered in earlier posts.]

My ancestral line back through one generation in this CHAVIS family line is:

1. Randall J. Seaver

2. Frederick Walton Seaver (1911-1983)
3. Betty Virginia Carringer (1919-2002)

4. Frederick Walton Seaver (1876-1942)
5. Alma Bessie Richmond (1882-1962)

8. Frank Walton Seaver (1852-1922)
9. Hattie Louise Hildreth (1857-1920)

16. Isaac Seaver (1823-1901)
17. Lucretia Townsend Smith (1827-1884)

34.  Alpheus B. Smith (1802-1840)
35.  Elizabeth Horton Dill (1791-1869)

70.  Thomas Dill (1755-1839)
71.  Hannah Horton (1761-1797)

142.  Nathaniel Horton (1720-1771)
143.  Eunice Snow (1722-1816)

284.  Samuel Horton (1686-1778)
285.  Hannah Atwood (1686-1771)

570.  Stephen Atwood (1653-1722)
571.  Apphia Bangs (1651-1722)

1142.  Edward Bangs (1591-1677)

1143.  Rebecca Hobart (1611-1655)

2284.  John Bangs, born about 1560 in Norwich, Norfolk, England; died 11 February 1632 in Hempstead, Essex, England.  He married 30 January 1586 in Panfield, Essex, England.
2285.  Jane Chavis, born about 1565 in England; died about 1632 in Hempstead, Essex, England.

Children of John Bangs and Jane Chavis are:

Edward Bangs, born before 28 October 1591 in Panfield, Essex, England; died 16 February 1677 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States; married (1) Lydia Hicks (1612-before 1635) about 1633 in Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States; married (2) Rebecca Hobart (1611-1655) about 1635 in Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States.
*  Jonas Bangs, born about 1596 in Hempstead, Essex, England, died 1664 in Ingatestone, Essex, England; married Marie Chopin (1597-????) in Freyering, Essex, England.

I have found no information about John Bangs and Jane Chavis, who died in England, other than their marriage date and children in FamilySearch Family Tree.

Information about the Bangs family was obtained from:

*  Robert Charles Anderson (editor), The Great Migration Begins, Volume I (Boston : NEHGS, 1995) pages 86-91, Edward Bangs sketch.

*  Dean Dudley, History and Genealogy of the Bangs Family  (Montrose, Mass. : the author, 1896), pgs. 9 - 11, Edward Bangs sketch.

I have done no original research for this Bangs or Chavis family.


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