Am interested in locating any descendants of Frances and Edmund Chancey or Chauncey from Michigan to California, 1860 to 1880.
Edmund Chancey was born December 25, 1825 in Pasquotank County, North Carolina to Micajah Chancey & Rebecca Rowe Frances 'Fanny' C Smith born about 1827 in Michigan. Apparently died between 1880 and 1900 in California
1850 Berrien Co. Mich. Edmund Chancy male age 23 born Indiana Frances Chancy female age 23 born Indiana (Someone else gave the census taker the wrong birth state for both Edmund and Frances. They were living in-house with an Abram Gragg and his wife).
1860 Visalia Post Office, Tulane County, California July 30, 1860 HH# 232, page 29 Edmund Chancey, male age 32 born North Carolina Frances Chancey, female age 32 born Michigan Charles Chancey male age 8 born California Belle Chancey, female age 5 born California Seymour Chancey, male age 2 born California
1870 Lincoln Township, Berrien County Michigan St. Joseph Post Office August 6 1870 HH# 217 Fam# 216 page 25 Edward Chauncey male age 45 born North Carolina
The marriage to Edmund ended in Divorce in Michigan about 1868. (1870 CA census info).
1870 Alvarado, Alameda, California June 16, 1870 HH# 60, Fam# 55 Page 8 Page 44 (page 12 at Ancestry.com) Frances Chancey female age 43 born Indiana Charles Chancey male age 17 born California Ada B. (Belle) Chancey female age 14 born California Seymour Chancey male age 12 born California Willie Chancey male age 4 born Michigan
1880 Livermore, Alameda, California June 23 1880 HH# 124 Frances female age 53 born Michigan Charles E. Chauncey male, age 27 born California Ada B. Chauncey female age 23 born California Seymour M. male age 22 born California Willie Chauncey male age 14 born California
1880 Lake, Berrien, Michigan, Edmund CHAUNCEY Maleage 54born NC Matilda CHAUNCEYFemale age 34 bornOH Albert E. CHAUNCEY Maleage 12 born MI Lula E. CHAUNCEYFemaleborn 4 MI
Second wife for Edward/Edmund was Mathilda Johanna Breithaupt born December 27, 1846 Urichsville, Tuscarawas, Ohio