Chaffee family genealogy

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The name of Chafé, Chaffee, Chaffy, and Chafy, is found in England, Scotland, and Wales; but chiefly in England, in the counties of Devon, Dorset, Somerset, and Wiltshire. The family is (in 1887) represented in America, by Mr. Edward J. Chaffee, of 71 and 73 North Street New York.