Biography of Feorge F. Chace
Bristol County, MA Biographies

Chace, George Frederic, was born in Taunton, Mass., April 14, 1845, a son of John Bowers (deceased) and Rebecca (Chase) Chace. His early education was received in the public schools of Taunton. At the Taunton High School he was fitted for Harvard, where he entered in 1862, graduating with commencement honors in the class of 1866. After graduating Mr. Chace devoted his time to teaching in high schools and academies until 1888, eleven years of this time being spent in Taunton. In April, 1888, he came into the water board office as clerk of the board and superintendent of the water works, and has held the position up to the present time. He is past master of Ionic Lodge, F. & A. M.; secretary of school board; chairman of high school sub committee; secretary of local board of civil service examiners; trustee of Bristol Academy, and chairman of the Prudential Committee. In 1892 he was president of the New England Water Works Association and is also a member of the Boston Society of Civil Engineers. February 24, 1870, Mr. Chace married Patia A. Howes of Chatham, Mass., and they have two children: Blanche R., born August 26, 1871, and Frederic I., born April 24, 1874.

Our county and its people
A descriptive and biographical history of
Bristol County, Massachusetts
Prepaired and published under the auspices of
The Fall River News and The Taunton Gasette
With assistance of Hon. Alanson Borden
The Boston History Company, Publishers, 1899.

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