Sarah Ann Chapin


Mrs. Sarah Ann, wife of Harvey Chapin died Sunday January 20, 1907 at her home in Oberlin, aged 74 years, 4 months and 18 days.  The funeral was held at the Baptist Church in Oberlin Tuesday afternoon, service conducted by Rev. Dougher.
Mrs. Chapin had long been a resident of Decatur county and was held in high esteem.  Seven children survive her, Fremont, Vinton, Mrs. A.J. Simpson, and Mrs. George McDowell all living near Oberlin.  Her husband and children have the earnest sympathy of all."
(Sarah Chapin was born Sarah Ann Jackson)
Submitted by Karen Adams