Deacon Samuel Chapin (1598 - 1675)
|Three members of the Chapin family:|
Great Grandfather Samuel Chapin,
Heather Rojo and Bonnie Jean MacDonald
For a full story about "The Puritan" statue by Augustus Saint Gaudens, see my blog post "The Chapin Monument" at the link http://nutfieldgenealogy.blogspot.com/2011/02/samuel-chapin-monument-not-so-wordless.html This statue is located just a few blocks from where the NERGC conference was taking place in Springfield, Massachusetts this weekend.
Bonnie Jean MacDonald, who I met at the NERGC conference, also has several genealogy blogs. Please check them out!
http://boardmanbrown.wordpress.com/ The Boardmans and Browns: A Canadian Story
http://barclayspineriver.wordpress.com/ The Barclays of Pine River: The Lives of George and Amarilla Barclay
http://pawanderings.blogspot.com/ Pennsylvania Wanderings 2008
http://massmeanderings.blogspot.com/ Massachusetts Meanderings 2011 (wherein Bonnie goes to NERGC!)
Copyright 2011, Heather Wilkinson Rojo