Chastain, Henry Neal

Chastain, Henry Neal

Male 1909 - 1993  (83 years)

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  • Name Chastain, Henry Neal  [1, 2
    Born 27 Oct 1909  Chanute, Neosho, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Oct 1993  Manhattan, Riley County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Elmwood Cemetery, Chanute, Neosho, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I59245  Sackett
    Last Modified 10 May 2020 

    Father Chastain, Homer Melvin,   b. 4 Feb 1878,   d. 22 Apr 1912  (Age 34 years) 
    Mother Smith, Mary Lizzie,   b. Nov 1878,   d. 1944  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married 8 Nov 1900  Cherryvale, Montgomery County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children
    +1. Chastain, Henry Neal,   b. 27 Oct 1909, Chanute, Neosho, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1993, Manhattan, Riley County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     
    Family ID F23927  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Crofoot, Eva Ruth,   b. 27 Apr 1911, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1982  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 24 May 1930  [1, 3
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Last Modified 10 May 2020 
    Family ID F23926  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Oct 1909 - Chanute, Neosho, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Oct 1993 - Manhattan, Riley County, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2322] Kansas, Wills and Probate Records, 1803-1987, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 9 May 2020.
      Name: Eli G Crofoot
      Probate Date: 14 Oct 1929
      Probate Place: Chase, Kansas, USA
      Inferred Death Year: Abt 1929
      Inferred Death Place: Kansas, USA
      Case Number: 221
      Item Description: Probate Court Case Files, 216-254

      The estate filing is on the behalf of Eva Ruth Crofoot, age 18, a minor heir, by her uncle, J.F. Crofoot. He was granted guardianship. Ray and E.C. Crofoot each put up $6,000 as bond.

      The papers indicate that J.F. Crofoot discharged is duties on 5 Jun 1930 and paid the balance of the estate to Eva Ruth Crofoot Chastain.


      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S879] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 9 May 2020.
      Name: Henry Neal Chastain
      [Henry N Chastain]
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 27 Oct 1909
      Birth Place: Chanute Neos, Kansas
      Death Date: 18 Oct 1993
      Father: Homer M Chastain
      Mother: Mary L Smith
      SSN: 709188188
      Notes: Mar 1937: Name listed as HENRY NEAL CHASTAIN; 28 Oct 1993: Name listed as HENRY N CHASTAIN

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 9 May 2020.
      The Manhattan Mercury (Manhattan, Kansas), 19 Oct 1993, Page 2

      Henry Neal Chastain

      Henry Neal Chastain, 83, Manhattan, died Monday at Stoneybrook Retirement Community.

      Mr. Chastain was born Oct. 27, 1909 in Chanute. He attended Baker University. In the 1930s, he began a 38 year career with the Santa Fe Railway.

      He married Ruth Crofoot, May 24. 1930. She died April 20, 1982. He was preceded in death by a brother and two sisters.

      Survivors include a brother, E.M. "Buck" Chastain, Decatur, Ill.; a sister, Mary Lee Johnson, Chanute; two sons, Neal Chastain and Mel Chastain, both of Manhattan; three grandchildren and a great-granddaughter.

      Services will be at 9 a.m. Thursday at Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home in Manhattan with graveside services at the Elmwood-Memorial Park Cemetery in Chanute at 2 p.m. Thursday. Visitation at the funeral home will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

      The family requests contributions in care of the funeral home to the Henry Chastain Kappa Sigma Scholarship Fund at Baker University.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    4. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 9 May 2020.
      Memorial ID 93199088
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/93199088

      Henry Neal Chastain
      Birth 27 Oct 1909
      Kansas, USA
      Death 18 Oct 1993 (aged 83)
      Kansas, USA
      Burial
      Elmwood Cemetery
      Chanute, Neosho County, Kansas, USA

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S2054] Kansas, County Marriage Records, 1811-1911, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 9 May 2020.
      Name: Homer M Chastain
      Gender: Male
      Age: 22
      Birth Date: abt 1878
      Marriage Date: 8 Nov 1900
      Marriage Place: Cherryvale, Montgomery, Kansas, USA
      Spouse: Mary L
      Film Number: 001404633

      Researched by Ted Smith


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