George Seay Chaffin

Male 1868 - 1927  (59 years)


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  • Name George Seay Chaffin 
    Born 20 Jul 1868  Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Died 29 Oct 1927  Crandall, Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Crandall Cemetery, Crandall, Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I1060  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 5 Mar 2011 

    Father James David "Jim" Chaffin,   b. Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1910, (Texas) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Jemima Emily Short,   b. 0___ 1835, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1911, Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Married Y  [3
    Family ID F10793  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Carrie Hennessee,   b. 24 Mar 1871, Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1950, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married (~ 1891)  (Crandall, Kaufman County, Texas) Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Children 
     1. James Archie Chaffin,   b. 27 Apr 1892, Crandall County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1953, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     2. George Derrey Chaffin,   b. 25 Oct 1898, Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1947, Dallas County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     3. Vada Estelle Chaffin,   b. 11 Jan 1901, Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1968, Wills Point, Van Zandt County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     4. Cecil Keltner Chaffin,   b. 23 Aug 1903, Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1977, Mesquite, Dallas County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     5. Opal Chaffin,   b. 0___ 1907, Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Tommie Chaffin,   b. Kaufman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F400  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Jul 1868 - Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Oct 1927 - Crandall, Kaufman County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Crandall Cemetery, Crandall, Kaufman County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - (~ 1891) - (Crandall, Kaufman County, Texas) Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Son of: James M. & Jemima Short, d/o Wm. David & Emily (See/Seay) Short.

      Husband Of: Carrie Hennessee, born Warren Co., TN
      d/o Archibald H. & Mary (Hayes) Hennessee.
      Six of Ten children born to George and Carrie are:
      James Archie, George Derrey, Vada, Cecil Keltner, Tommy and Opal Chaffin.

      George Seay Chaffin's siblings: David G., Emma, Mary Jane, Flora, John, Pricie & Belle Chaffin.

      Family links:
      Children:
      George Derrey Chaffin (1898 - 1947)*
      Vada E. Ferrell (1901 - 1968)*
      Cecil Keltner Chaffin (1903 - 1977)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Crandall Cemetery
      Crandall
      Kaufman County
      Texas, USA

      Created by: Lois Faye
      Record added: Oct 24, 2007
      Find A Grave Memorial# 22426901 [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S46508] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Chaffin&GSiman=1&GScid=151590&GRid=22426901&.

    2. [S4895] "George Seay Chaffin" biography, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Chaffin&GSiman=1&GScid=151590&GRi.

    3. [S52898] "Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K33K-5S7 : accessed 05.

    4. [S4896] "Carrie Hennessee Chaffin" biography, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Chaffin&GSiman=1&GScid=15159.