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Biographical Sketch for
Henry Chope Family

            +--Mary Ann--------+
Henry       |                  |
 Chope---+  |  Joel Bullock----+
         |  |
         +--+--Elizabeth-------+
Anna     |  |                  |
 Martin--+  |  Chancy Prise----+
            |
            +--Thomas----------+  +--John
            |                  +--+
            |  Louisa Huffman--+  +--Fred Charles----+
            |                     |                  |
            |                     |  Ida Corbin------+
            |                     |
            |                     +--Henry
            |                     |
            |                     +--Thomas----------+
            |                     |                  |
            |                     |  Hattie Alvord---+
            |                     |
            |                     +--Roselle
            |                     |
            |                     +--Katherine
            |                     |
            |                     +--Frank-----------+
            |                     |                  |
            |                     |  Rose T. Miller--+
            |                     |
            |                     +--Melcina---------+
            |                     |                  |
            |                     |  John Caldwell---+
            |                     |                  |
            |                     +--Minerva---------+
            |
            |
            |                     +--William---------+
            |                     |                  +--+--Clarence
            +--William Henry---+  +  Emma Stone------+
            |                  |  |
            |                  +--+--Lizzie----------+
            |                  |  |                  |
            |  Emmaline S.-----+  |  Joseph McCrone--+
            |                     |
            |                     +--John Clark------+  +--Carl J.
            |                                        |  |
            |                                        +--+--Mabel E.
            |                                        |  |
            |                        Mary E. Nellis--+  +--Irene Emeline
            |                                           |
            |                                           +--Dan
            |
            |
            +--John
            |
            +--Ann S.----------+
            |                  |
            |  Edmund B. Smith-+
            |
            |  Eli Thayer------+
            |                  |
            |                  +--+--Henry C.
            |                  |
            +--Susanna B.------+
                               |
                               +--+--George G.
                               |  |
               Rosell Wallis---+  +--William
                                  |
                                  +--Rosell E.
                                  |
                                  +--John M.
                                  |
                                  +--Charles E.--------+
                                  |                    +--+--Everett I.
                                  |  Edith E.----------+
                                  |
                                  +--Annie C.


Henry Chope

Name is also found in records as Chop and Choss.

Born in Devonshire, England. Married Anna Martin in England. Came to Newport Township, Lake County, Illinois, in 1839. Bought land from federal government. See tree above for children. First child born in England, remaining children were all born in Ill. Cabinet maker. Died in 1846. Buried in Millburn Cemetery.

Anna Martin

Also seen as Ann and Anne. Born about April, 1806, in England. Married Henry Chope. Came to United States in 1834. See tree above for children. Died December 27, 1897, at age 91 years and 8 months. Buried in Millburn Cemetery. (notice).

Children of Henry and Ann Chope


Mary Ann

Also seen as Margaret. Born about 1833 in England. Married Joel (Asa?) Bullock on November 7, 1850. Died in Minnesota.

Elizabeth

Born about 1838. Married Chancy Prise on October 11, 1852. He was born about 1838 in New York.

Thomas

Born November 26, 1839. Married Louisa Huffman (Hoffman?), daughter of Jacob and Anna Marguerita Huffman, on October 03, 1861. Children. Stone mason. Died November 15, 1898, at Macon, Missouri.

William Henry

Born June, 1843 (1841?). Married (unknown). Children. Married Emmaline (Clark?) Stone (1842-1887) about June 8, 1880. She appears to be the daughter of Cornelius (b c1802) and Malinda (Melinda?) Kidder (b c1808) Clark. Died September 27 (maybe 4 or 25?), 1908, of heart failure. Buried Warren Cemetery (obituary).

John

Born about 1842. Civil war soldier. Died at Harrodsburg, Kentucky, December 8, 1862.

Ann S.

Born about 1844. Married Edmund B. Smith on December 24, 1861.

Susanna B.

Also spelled Susanah. Also known as Emma. Born about 1846. Married Eli Thayer on March 20, 1861. Children. Married Rosell Wallis (Wallace) about January 1, 1868. Children. Died October 18, 1896. Buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Waukegan, Illinois.


Children of Thomas and Louisa Huffman Chope


John

Born March 7, 1862, in a sod house at Millburn.

Fred Charles

Born March 7, 1862. Married Ida Corbin (MacCorbin?) on December 23, 1886.

Henry

Married Miss Fritsch.

Thomas

Married Hattie Alvord.

Roselle

Katherine

Married Mr. Holman.

Frank

Born November 26, 1874 at Macon, Missouri. Married Rose T. Miller on December 31, 1896. Children: Horace Miller, born 1904; Joseph Eddy, born 1906. Died July 29, 1955, at Marshalltown Iowa.

Melcina

Married John Caldwell.

Minerva

Also married John Caldwell.


Children of William Henry and Emmaline Clark Stone Chope


William

Born about 1862. Married ?. Children: Clarence.

Elizabeth

Born about 1868. Married Joseph McCrone. Died October 20, 1938, at Gurnee.

John Clark

Born May 13, 1870. Married Mary Evelyn Nellis on November 20, 1889, at Kenosha, Wisconsin. She was born February, 1872, and died on December 20, 1965, at age 92. Children: Carl John, born May 18, 1890, died July 29, 1959 (
obituary); Mabel Evelyn, born March 21, 1894, married Dennis Shea, married Earl Strang on February 5, 1919; Irene Emeline, born April 13, 1900, married Louis Frederick Schwicht on December 23, 1926, died June 15, 1986 (obituary); Daniel William, born May 12, 1908, married Dorothy Mae Hanson on December 4, 1929, died February 20, 1975. Died October 9, 1948, at Gurnee, Illinois.


Children of Eli and Susanna Chope Thayer


Henry C. Thayer

Born about 1862.


Children of Rosell and Susanna Chope Thayer Wallis


George G.

Born 1868.

William

Born about 1871.

Rosell E.

Born about 1873.

John M.

Born about 1874.

Charles E.

Born about 1876. Married Edith E. Children: Everett I., born 1913, died 1969. Died April 25, 1945. Buried in Warren Cemetery.

Annie C.

Born about 1879.
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