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Emma Elden (Chase) Libby (1787 - 1828)

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Emma Elden Libby formerly Chase
Born in Limington, York, Maine, United Statesmap
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Wife of — married in Limington, Maine, USAmap
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Died in Bridgton, Cumberland, Maine, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 8 Jun 2013 | Last significant change: 17 Jul 2019
12:02: Liat Boucher added Emma (Elden) Chase (1756-aft.1810) as mother for Emma Elden (Chase) Libby (1787-1828). [Thank Liat for this]
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Emma Elden Chase was born in July 1787 in Limington, Maine. Her parents were Amos Chase and Emma (Elden) Chase[1].

She married James Libby on 17 October 1804 in Limington[2]. They had fourteen children[3]:

1. Emma, born 15 Aug 1805; married Marshall Bacon
2. Ann (Nancy), born 5 Oct 1807; married 1st George Meserve, 2nd Henry Pendexter
3. Deborah C., born 22 Dec 1808; married Cyrus Meserve
4. Harriet, born 20 May 1809; married Josiah Bacon
5. James Elden, born 3 Oct 1811
6. Moses N., born 15 Jul 1812
7. Loraine A., born 13 Apr 1815
8. Amos, born 12 Mar 1817
9. Abner, born 7 Feb 1819
10. Oliver, born 22 Nov 1820
11. Dennis, born 28 Aug 1822
12. Lewis M., born 18 May 1824
13. Samuel, born 21 Aug 1826
14. Susan, born 2 Jun 1828

Emma passed away on 20 June 1828 in Bridgton, Maine[4].


  1. Taylor, Robert L. Early Families of Limington, Maine. Westminster, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2007. Page 178.
  2. "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 February 2018), James Libby and Emma Chase, 17 Oct 1804; citing Limington, York, Maine, reference Pg. 160; FHL microfilm 11,533.
  3. Taylor.
  4. "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 17 October 2017), Emma Libby, 20 Jun 1828; citing Bridgton, , Maine, United States, Division of Vital Statistics, State Board of Health, Augusta; FHL microfilm.

See also:

  • The Libby Family in America (1602-1881) Author: Charles T. Libby Publication: Portland, ME: Printed by B. Thurston & Co. (1882) Note:

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