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Lucy (Chaffee) Call (1742 - 1797)

Lucy Call formerly Chaffee
Born in Woodstock, Windham, Connecticutmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 1 Jan 1761 (to 16 Dec 1797) in Woodstock, Windham, Connecticutmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 55 in Colrain, Franklin, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 2 Jan 2009
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Lucy Chaffe [sic.] was born May 8, 1742 in Woodstock, Windham County, Connecticut Colony, to parents Joel and Elisabeth.[1]

John Call and Lucy Chaffe [sic.] were married January 1, 1761 by pastor Stephen Williams.[2]

Lucy is first wife of John Call, a patriot for Massachusetts in the American Revolution. [3]

Lucy died December 16, 1797, in Colrain, Franklin County, Massachusetts, and is buried in Colrain West Branch Cemetery. Her gravestone is inscribed "In memory of Mrs. Lucy Call, the wife of Dea. John Call who died Dec. 16, 1797 in the 56 year of her age."[4][5]


  1. Vital Records of Woodstock, Connecticut, 1686-1854. Woodstock Vital Records, page 79. (Online database accessed 29 April 2017. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009.) Originally published as: Vital records of Woodstock, 1686-1854. Hartford: The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Co., 1914. [See record at subscription site.]
  2. Woodstock Vital Records, page 296. [See record at subscription site.]
  3. DAR Patriot Index accessed 25 July 2020.
  4. Find A Grave Memorial #70614325, Lucy Chaffee Call. See memorial with gravestone.
  5. Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Database:, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001-2016). Volume: Colrain-V1, p. 152. See record at subscription site.

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Chaffee-42 and Chaffee-1 appear to represent the same person because: Proposing the two Lucy's be merged with matching marriage details. Also requesting to be added to the trusted list for them.

Thank you!!

Please enter birth dates for Lucy 1742 d: 1797

her parents are Chaffee-398 Joel Chaffee b: 1702 d: 1745 mother Elizabeth Bicknell b: 1712 d: 1757

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