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Chase, Isaac


12 Dec. 1791–26 May 1861. Farmer, miller. Born in Little Compton, Newport Co., Rhode Island. Son of Timothy Chase and Sarah. Married Phebe Ogden Ross, in New York. Moved to Sparta, Ontario Co. (later in Livingston), New York, by Aug. 1820. Baptized into Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints by Pelatiah Brown, 28 Apr. 1839, in Sparta. Moved to Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois, by Jan. 1842. Appointed to serve mission to eastern U.S., 29 May 1843. Ordained a high priest, 8 Oct. 1844, in Nauvoo. Moved to Winter Quarters, unorganized U.S. territory (later in Omaha, Douglas Co., Nebraska). Migrated to Salt Lake Valley; arrived 2 Oct. 1847. Built one of Utah’s first mills, 1848. Died in Salt Lake City.