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Lawyer

Edward Whitman Chapin, American lawyer. member of the board of trustees Mount Holyoke College (ex-president); Mason.

Background

Chapin, Edward Whitman was born on August 23, 1840 in (Willimansett) Chicopee, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Whitman and Theodocia (McKinstry) Chapin.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Amherst, 1863.

Career

Admitted to Massachusetts bar 1865. President Farr Alpaca Company, manufacturers worsted goods, Holyoke, Massachusetts. Vice president Mechanics’ Savings Bank.

Director Holyoke & Westerfield Railroad Company. Judge of Holyoke Police Court, since 1898.

Membership

Member of the board of trustees Mount Holyoke College (ex-president). Mason.; Clubs: Bay State, Holyoke Golf, Literary.

Connections

Married Mary L. Beebe, May 16, 1866.

father:
Whitman Chapin

mother:
Theodocia (McKinstry) Chapin

spouse:
Mary L. Beebe