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Biographical Sketch for
Webb Family


Chase Webb-----+  +--Frances
               |  |
               +--+--George H.-----------+     Laura E. Trumbull---+  +--George S.
               |  |                      |                         +--+--May H.
               |  |                      +--+--Henry---------------+  +--Austin
               |  |                      |  |                      |  +--R. Marsh
Mercy Hoxy-----+  |  Maria Marsh---------+  |  Sarah Van Patten----+  +--Homer J.
                  |                         |                         +--Horace H.
                  |                         |
                  |                         +--Helen
                  |                         |
                  |                         +--(five unknown)
                  |
                  +--Betsy
                  |
                  +--Albert W.-----------+  +--Nancy M.------------+
                  |                      |  |                      |
                  |                      |  |  Mr. Taylor----------+
                  |                      +--+
                  |                      |  +--Wallace H.
                  |  Lydia---------------+  |
                  |                         +--James A.------------+  +--William
                  |                         |                      +--+
                  |                         |  Susan (unknown)-----+  +--LaBoy
                  |                         |
                  |                         +--John A.
                  |
                  +--Thomas Peleg--------+  +--Mercy---------------+  +--Thomas
                  |                      |  |                      +--+
                  |                      +--+  Mortimer Reynolds---+  +--Margaret
                  |                      |  |
                  |  Margaret Fink-------+  +--Francis C.----------+
                  |                         |                      |
                  |                         |  John Minto----------+
                  |                         |
                  |                         +--Helen Louise--------+  +--Jeannette
                  |                         |                      +--+--Austin
                  |                         |  Jacob Savage--------+  +--Mortimore
                  |                         |                         +--Lee
                  |                         |
                  |                         +--Chase Edward--------+  +--Nellie Jannet
                  |                         |                      +--+--David Thomas
                  |                         |  Jannet Sarah Minto--+  +--Frank Almond
                  |                         |                         +--Margaret May
                  |                         |                         +--Edgar Chase
                  |                         |
                  |                         +--Almond D.-----------+  +--Thomas A.
                  |                         |                      +--+--Lewis
                  |                         |  Emma N. Van Patten--+  +--Nancy Jane
                  |                         |                         +--James
                  |                         |                         +--Florence
                  |                         |                         +--Birdella
                  |                         |
                  |                         +--Harriet
                  |                         |
                  |                         +--Margaret
                  |
                  |  Lucy Briggs---------+  +--Dimis--------------+
                  |                      |  |                     |
                  |                      |  |  A. P. Ames---------+
                  |                      |  |
                  |                      |  +--Edwin C.-----------+
                  |                      |  |                     +--+--Eliza L.
                  |                      |  |  Lucy---------------+
                  |                      |  |
                  |                      |  +--Urvin
                  |                      |  |
                  |                      +--+--Ann
                  |                      |  |
                  |                      |  +--Denzil
                  |                      |  |
                  |                      |  +--Menzo--------------+
                  |                      |  |                     +--+--Clifford
                  |                      |  |  Helen Gail---------+
                  |                      |  |
                  |                      |  +--Willis
                  |                      |
                  +--Charles-------------+  +--Genevieve
                  |                      |  |
                  |                      |  +--Josaphine
                  |                      |  |
                  |                      +--+--Ira
                  |                      |  |
                  |                      |  +--Lelah E.
                  |                      |  |
                  |  Marville Bronson----+  +--infant daughter
                  |
                  +--William
                  |
                  +--Christopher---------+  +--Daniel J.----------+
                  |                      |  |                     |
                  |                      |  |  Agness (unknown)---+
                  |                      +--+
                  |                      |  +--Eva E.
                  |                      |
                  |  Harriett Bronson----+
                  |
                  +--Ann
                  |
                  +--Jane
                  |
                  +--Ira R.--------------+  +--Mary P.------------+
                                         |  |                     |
                                         |  |  E. Boylan----------+
                                         |  |
                                         |  +--Bernard E.
                                         |  |
                                         +--+--Ruby A.------------+
                                         |  |                     |
                                         |  |  A. H. Stevens------+
                                         |  |
                                         |  +--Robert Bradley
                                         |  |
                                         |  +--George E.
                                         |  |
                                         |  +--Emma M.------------+
                                         |  |                     |
                                         |  |  Mr. Hodge----------+
                                         |  |
                     Sarah Jane Potter---+  +--Ira Chase



Chase Webb

Born on January 7, 1779, in Rhode Island. Son of William (1739-1802) and Deliverance Chase (1742-1802) Webb. Married Mercy Hoxy on September 28, 1800, in Rhode Island. See tree above for eleven children. Carpenter. Died on August 30, 1850, in New York.

Mercy Hoxy

Born in 1779 on Nantucket Island. Married Chase Webb on September 28, 1800, in Rhode Island. Died on February 18, 1847, at Hickory, Illinois.

Children of Chase and Mercy Hoxy Webb


Frances

George H.

Born about 1804 in Providence, Rhode Island. Machinist at Otsego County, New York. Came to Lake County in 1851. Supervisor of Newport Township. Justice of the Peace. Married Maria Marsh in 1827. Seven children by Maria. She was born in 1805 in Massachusetts and died in 1853. Married Ann Tygert of Herkimer County, New York, in 1854.

Betsy

Born about 1806.

Albert W.

Born on January 4, 1809, in Providence, Rhode Island. Married Lydia (unknown last name) on February 3, 1837. She was born on April 24, 1814, in Springfield, New Jersey, and died on February 16, 1895. Children: Nancy M., born March 19, 1844, married Mr. Taylor, married Mr. Gokey, married cousin Chase on December 2, 1896; Wallace H., born March 14, 1847, in Illinois; James A., born May 14, 1849 (1850?), married Susan (unknown last name) (1852-1925), children William and LaBoy, died in 1937; John A., born March 16, 1854. Moved to Illinois in 1846. Died February 03, 1885, at age 76 years.

Thomas Peleg

Born in 1811 in Ulster County, New York. Married Margaret Fink on October 21, 1831. She was born about 1811 (1807?) in Albany, New York. She died November 17, 1889, at age 80 years and 8 months. Came to Illinois in 1843. Children. Died December 10, 1879, of consumption, at age 68 years 5 months and 12 days.

Charles

Born on September 20, 1813, in Ulster County, New York. Married Lucy Briggs (Biggs?) on January 4, 1835 (1836?). She was born in 1813 in New York and died in 1860. Seven children by Lucy. Married Marville (Marilla?) Bronson on January 20, 1863. She was born November 5, 1830 in Herkimer, New York, and died in 1909. Children by Marville: Genevieve, born about 1865, moved to Waukegan, died in 1935; Josaphine, born about 1868, married Mr. Brown, moved to Dallas, Texas; Ira (B.?), born about 1870, moved to Great Falls, Montana; Lelah E., born in 1872, school teacher, died in June, 1933; Infant daughter, born/died 1874. He died on November 9, 1893, at Hickory, Illinois, at age 81.

William

"Died at an early age." May be born about 1831.

Christopher

Born in September 5, 1820, in New York. Married Harriett Bronson on January 9, 1845. She was born April 25, 1827, in Herkimer County, New York, and died on September 10, 1909. Children: Daniel J. (David B.?), born November 1, 1855, married Agness Potterfield, who was born in September, 1855, in England, daughter Mattie born on July 30, 1879; Eva E., born November 28, 1864 (1863?). Came to Lake County in 1845. Road Commissioner. Died about May 18, 1911, at age 90 years, 8 months, and 7 days.

Ann

Might be Mary Ann. Born about 1820 (1821?). Married Mr. Blakely.

Jane

Born about 1822.

Ira R.

Born June 02, 1823, in Warren, Herkimer County, New York. Married Sarah Jane Potter on October 9, 1844. She was born May 3, 1823, in Herkimer County, New York, the daughter of George and Nancy Potter. She came to Illinois on May 15, 1845. She died January 15, 1911, at age 87 years 8 months and 12 days. Seven children: Mary P., born October 1, 1845, in Illinois, married E. Boylan on July 14, 1868, at Racine daughter and son I. W. Boylan, died in May, 1923, at age 77 years (obituary); Bernard E., born October 09, 1847, in Illinois, died about September 11, 1902; Ruby A. (W.?), born about 1849 in Illinois, married A. H. Stevens, moved to Virginia, Minnesota; Robert Bradley, born about 1851, married Estelle Zunk, was clerk in dry goods store, moved to Crystal Falls, Michigan; George E.; Emma M., born about 1855, married Mr. W. H. Hodge; Ira Chase. Came to Antioch Township in 1845. One founder of Millburn Mutual Insurance Company. Died on December 09, 1902, at age 79 years (obituary).

Children of George H. and Maria Marsh Webb


Henry

Middle initial A. (U?). Born on July 30, 1838, in New York. Married Laura E. Trumbull. She was born on August 26, 1838, in Vermont, and died on March 14, 1884. Children: George S., born May 9, 1861, in Illinois; Horace H., born June 22, 1863, died March 25, 1865; May H., born December 25, 1865, in Illinois; Austin, born June 22, 1868, in Illinois; R. Marsh, born June 23, 1873; Homer J., born April 11, 1879. Married second wife, Sarah Van Patten. She was born February 3, 1844, and died February 17, 1930. Died October 30, 1916.

Helen M.

Born about 1846 in New York.

(five unknown)


Children of Thomas P. and Margaret Fink Webb


Mercy

Born in July, 1833, in New York. Married Mortimer Reynolds. He died in 1869. Children: Thomas, born about 1860; Margaret, born about 1867. Died in 1893.

Frances C.

Born September, 1837, at Ithaca, New York. Married
John Minto about February 18, 1856. Children. Moved to California. Died March 24, 1878, at age 39 years and 6 months.

Helen Louise

Born in October, 1840, -or- on November 25, 1840, at Ithaca, New York. Married Jacob Savage on October 10, 1869. Children: Jeannette, married Mr. Wells; Austin; Mortimore; Lee. Died on her eighty-first birthday, November 25, 1921 (obituary).

Chase Edward

Born in March 16 (26?), 1843 (1842?), at Ithaca, New York. Came to Antioch in 1844. Married Jannet Sarah Minto on November 14, 1865. She was born October 10, 1844 at Loon Lake, Illinois. She died February 18, 1890 (1889?) at Waukegan. Children. Civil War service. Ran Webb and Son coal business. County Sheriff 1886-1900. Civil War service in 96th Volunteers. Supervisor of Avon Township. Chief of Waukegan Police. Married cousin Nancy Webb Taylor Gokey on December 2, 1896 (1897?). She had daughter Aldah Taylor, who married Albert Browne. Died August 24, 1916, at age 74, in Waukegan (obituary).

Almond D.

Born in January 31, 1845, near Antioch, Illinois. Married Emma N. Van Patten about May 22, 1866. She was born in February, 1846, in New York. She died in February, 1923 (obituary). Children: Thomas A., born October, 1865, married Jessie (unknown last name) (born April, 1874, in Minnesota) son Donal born in May, 1899; Lewis, born in October, 1869, died in August, 1879, at age 10 years; Nancy Jane, born May 31, 1872, married Thomas Frazier on June 28, 1891, died April 1, 1951; James, born August, 1875; Florence, born in April, 1880, married David Pullen on March 16, 1898; Birdella, born in August, 1883, married Mr. Schwery, moved to Highland Park. Served in the 153rd Illinois Infantry during Civil War. Moved to Waukegan. Living in Highland Park, Illinois, in 1921. Died about January 25, 1927, near Gurnee, Illinois (obituary).

Harriet

Born in 1850 in Illinois. Died in 1853.

Margaret

Infant daughter died in 1852.

Children of Chase Edward and Jannet Sarah Minto Webb


Nellie Jannet

Born November 5, 1868, at Gages Lake, Illinois. Married
Robert L. Smart about September 16, 1896 (coverage). Children. Died March 31, 1909, in Waukegan.

David Thomas

Born on July 18, 1868, at Hickory, Illinois. Married Ida Miltimore on May 21, 1891. She was known as "Dot". She was born on October 3, 1872 (1871?), in Waukegan, the daughter of James and Caroline Peck Miltimore. She died in 1953. Children: Chase, born on April 26, 1892, died on December 29, 1892; Lucile Jannette, born on June 23, 1894, died in 1986; infant daughter, born and died on September 30, 1898; infant died in 1908. Ice and coal business. Died in 1937.

Frank Almond

Born on September 26, 1870, at Hickory. Married Emma Adams on January 24, 1890. She was born on July 23, 1871, at Millburn, daughter of John Adams. She died at 5:30 p.m. on July 11, 1947, at Waukegan. Children: Madaleine Arletta, born on September 12, 1890, married Earl Brochon Simpson (born November 18, 1890, in Chicago) on November 2 (3?), 1909, [children: Kenneth Brochon and Marilyn]. Supervisor. Republican precinct committeeman. Died at 7:20 p.m. on June 9, 1932, in Waukegan, following an illness of several months.

Margaret May

Born on January 22, 1873, at Grayslake. Married Louis J. Yager about June 22, 1898. He was born on July 21, 1871, in Warren Township. He was a merchant and one time Mayor of Waukegan. Children: Jean, born and died on September 17, 1902; (adopted) Philip.

Edgar Chase

Born on December 4, 1874, at Grayslake. Married Emmeline C. "Amelia" Holstein on October 28, 1896. She was born in 1874 and died in 1932, in Waukegan. Children: Ethelyn, born on March 27, 1899, at Waukegan; Chase, born on August 21, 1900, at Waukegan. Died on November 2, 1932, at Waukegan.

male child

Born and died on December 15, 1877.

Children of Charles and Lucy Briggs Webb


Dimis

Born about 1836 in New York. Married
A. P. Ames about February 15, 1855.

Edwin C.

Born about 1838 (1840?) in New York. Married Lucy Haycock in 1855. She was was born about 1839 at Bamberry, England. She came to the US at age 6. She died in April, 1930, at age 92. Children: Eliza L., born in 1860; Charles;

Urvin

Born about 1840 in New York.

Ann

Born about 1844 (1846?) in Illinois. Married Ira D. Bronson about May 31, 1867.

Denzil

Have also seen this name spelled Densel. Born about 1847. Died in 1888 at Tombstone, Arizona.

Menzo

Born on September 27, 1860 (1850?). Married Helen Gail (2/14/1864-11/26/1920). Children: Clifford, born on July 18, 1882, died on July 15, 1901. Died on January 2, 1927.

Willis

Born about 1853. Moved to Rosecrans in March, 1912. Moved back to Millburn in March, 1913. Children: daughter, born March 29, 1913, and died in 1893.
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