Chapin Family History and Genealogy
Chapin Family History and Genealogy. PDF eBook English 4.78 1862. Samuel Chapin arrived in the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1636, and then settled in Springfield, Massachusetts, in 1642. His descendants grew into the hundreds. While the War Between the States was raging on, a Chapin reunion, or gathering, was held in the safety of Springfield on Wednesday, September 17th of 1862. Here the Chapin family history was presented. This oratory, the family genealogy, letters, poetry, and the register of all who attended the reunion are compiled in this wonderful family resource! This is a great link to one of Americas great colonial families!