Gazlay Family History
 

FamilyRobert William Chapel

Parents

FatherHarris T. Chapel (30 August 1819 - 17 May 1901)
MotherMargaret Adamson (30 March 1850 - 27 October 1946)

Personal Information

Record Created: 6 December 2009; Last Edited: 6 December 2009 
NameRobert William Chapel
GenderMale
Born 7 November 1876 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut1
Married ca. 1902 to Christina B. ‘China’ Strong2
Divorced before 1914 from Christina B. ‘China’ Strong3
Married 3 June 1914 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut to Rose Anna Garrett4
Died 19 June 1947 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut1

Family

Spouse 1FamilyChristina B. ‘China’ Strong (daughter of William Strong and Julia A. Church)
Born ca. 1879
Married ca. 1902 to Robert William Chapel
Married 26 May 1917 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut to Adolphus Johnson
  
Spouse 2FamilyRose Anna Garrett (daughter of William Garrett and Roseanna Ashton)
Born 6 December 1892
Partnered with Earl Booth
Married 3 June 1914 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut to Robert William Chapel
Died 12 October 1971 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut
  
Children of Robert William Chapel and Rose Anna Garrett:
  
+1.FamilyEvelyn Lillian Chapel
Born 15 March 1915
Married 20 August 1934 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut to Roland Clinton Clark
Died 26 January 1984 in Old Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut
  
+2.FamilyRobert Elwood Chapel
Born 13 April 1917 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut
Married 14 September 1940 in Uncasville, New London County, Connecticut to Helen Teresa Krupowski
Died 25 May 1980 in New London, New London County, Connecticut
  
+3.FamilyHarold Francis Chapel
Born 1 December 1927 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut
Married 1 September 1956 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut to Joann Victoria Haynes
Died 4 December 2006 in New London, New London County, Connecticut
  

Sources

  1. Death Certificate, Connecticut, Montville, Certificate No. 41 (1947), Robert William Chapel. Copy in possession of Shirley (Chapel) Smith. His death certificate lists his father as Horace Chapel whose name from other records is known to be Harris Chapel.
  2. U.S. Federal Census, 1910, Connecticut, New London County, Montville, Enumeration District 512, Sheet 10B. The census shows that Christina had 3 children with 1 living, but no children are listed with Robert and Christina in this or any subsequent record.
  3. Robert and Christina are presumed to have divorced since later records show each as remarried.
  4. Index to marriage, death, and land records, Montville, Connecticut, Town Hall Website, file number 1914-00000105, marriage of Robert W. Chapel and Rose Gerret