Heman Chamberlin
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Heman Sargent Chamberlin (1868 - 1931)

Heman Sargent "Ben" Chamberlin
Born in New Haven, Shiawassee County, Michigan, USAmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 11 Nov 1891 (to 24 Apr 1907) in New Haven, Shiawassee, Michigan, United Statesmap
Husband of — married 6 Sep 1910 in Greeley, COmap
Descendants descendants
Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 30 Nov 2012
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Biography

Heman was born in 1868. He was the son of Samuel Chamberlin and Harriet Hopkins.

Heman was listed in the1920 Census. [1]  OBITUARY Heman S. Chamberlin was born May 13, 1868 in New Haven, Shoawassee Co., Michigan, and departed this life at his home in Roscoe, Nebraska, May 7, 1931. Mr. Chamberlin grew to manhood in Michigan. On Nov. 11, 1891 he was united in marriage to Nettie Hurd. To this union two children were born, Ruth and Jasper, Ruth passed away in the year 1913. In the year 1907 Mr. Chamberlin with his family, moved from Michigan to Greeley, Colorado, hoping that the change would be beneficial to his health. In April of the same year Mrs. Chamberlin passed away. On September 6, 1910 he was united in marriage to Hettie Armstrong of Roscoe; and 6 months later moved with his family to Roscoe. To this union two children were born, both dying in infancy. Early in life Mr. Chamberlin gave his life to the Christ, and united with the church. Two years ago he transferred his membership from the Christian Church at Greeley, Colorado to the Methodist Episcopal Church of Ogallala, Nebraska. He was a faithful follower of Jesus Christ and had a splendid interest in the church. He was Supt. Of the Union Sunday School at Roscoe for a number of years. He leaves to mourn his death, his wife; one son, Jasper; a foster daughter, Mary Bell; one brother, John E. Of Owosso, Michigan; one grandson, Robert Armstrong; other relatives, and a host of friends. Funeral services were conducted at 2:30 P.M. Saturday in the Methodist Episcopal church at Ogallala, by the pastor Rev. A.G. Swanson. Pallbearers were, Earl Hilliard, Sam Hilliard, Roscoe Swift, Don Dedmore, G.C. Benson and Ralph Morse. Interment was made in the Ogallala cemetery. -Keith County News, May 14, 1931. Ben, as he was called by family and friends, was in business with his brother in law (and deceased daughter's husband), Claude Armstrong In Roscoe, Nebraska. They had a store, lunch counter, cabins, and filling station on the Lincoln Highway (Old Highway 30). He was also a beekeeper.

At the time of the 1880 Census, Heman was 12 years old, and living with his great uncle Phillip and another family member, Daniel Sargent. Source Citation

Year: 1880; Census Place: New Haven, ; Shiawassee, Michigan Roll: 606; Page: 418D; Enumeration District: 354

Source Information Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.

Original data: Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. (NARA microfilm publication T9, 1,454 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. From the 1920 census, we learn that Heman could read and write, and was listed as a farmer. Also Claude Armstrong, former son in law and brother to his second wife Hettie, Violet, and Jessie Robert, Heman's Grandson, living next door.

At the time of the 1930 Census, he is listed as manager of a Tourist Campground. He and the Armstrongs, who live next door, Have a Tourist Campgroung with , filling station, lunch counter and store in Roscoe, Nebraska. The much used transcontinental Lincoln Highway runs through town, and the Chamberlin store with the name in large letters was still standing in 2000, though it haden't been used for half a century or more.

Sources

OBITUARY-Keith County News, May 14, 1931. (Nebraska)

  1. ["United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCKD-PFN : accessed 17 January 2017), H S Chamberlain, East Ogallala, Keith, Nebraska, United States; citing ED 169, sheet 19A, line 12, family 405, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 994; FHL microfilm 1,820,994.]

Source Citation Year: 1880; Census Place: New Haven, Shiawassee, Michigan; Roll: 606; Page: 418D; Enumeration District: 354

Source Information Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.

Original data: Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. (NARA microfilm publication T9, 1,454 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. Source Citation Year: 1910; Census Place: Greeley, Weld, Colorado; Roll: T624_126; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 0270; FHL microfilm: 1374139

Source Information Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.

Original data: Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Source Citation Year: 1920; Census Place: East Ogallala, Keith, Nebraska; Roll: T625_994; Page: 19A; Enumeration District: 169

Source Information Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.

Original data: Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City). Description

Source Citation Year: 1930; Census Place: East Ogallala, Keith, Nebraska; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0007

Source Information Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.

Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls.

Description The 1930 Census contains records for approximately 123 million Americans. The census gives us a glimpse into the lives of Americans in 1930, and contains information about a household’s family members and occupants including: birthplaces, occupations, immigration, citizenship, and military service. The names of those listed in the census are linked to actual images of the 1930 Census. Learn more...

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