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Jonathan Chace

Jonathan Chace, American senator. Member firm of J. H. & J. Chace, cotton manufacturers; Member Rhode Island Senate, 1876-1878; member 47th and 48th Congresses (1881-1885).

Background

  • Chace, Jonathan was born on July 22, 1829 in Fall River, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Harvey and Hannah (Wood) Chace.

  • Education

    • Educated Friends School, Providence. (honorary Master of Arts, Brown U., 1882).

    Career

    • Member firm of J. H. & J. Chace, cotton manufacturers. President Phœnix National Bank.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member firm of J. H. & J. Chace, cotton manufacturers. Member Rhode Island Senate, 1876-1878. Member 47th and 48th Congresses (1881-1885).

    Connections

    • Married Jane C. Moon, October 12, 1854.
    • father: Harvey Chace
    • mother: Hannah (Wood) Chace
    • spouse: Jane C. Moon
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    Died June 30, 1917
    (aged 87)
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