Willis Ardin Chamberlin
Born 6 OCT 1868 Geneva, OH
Died 13 NOV 1962 Newark, OH

Isaac Cyrus Chamberlin
1 FEB 182816 MAY 1907
Laura Wiard
28 NOV 18293 FEB 1876

Frances Ellen Warren
Died 6 JUL 1936
Married 29 DEC 1890 Geneva, OH

Children with Frances Ellen Warren
Grace Millicent Chamberlin
6 MAY 189220 MAR 1988
Frances Ellen Chamberlin
31 JAN 1903

Other Facts
Occupation Professor: modern languages at Denison University
Education 1890 Dennison University

In 1889, Willis was quarterback of the football team and played against Wooster in only the second Ohio intercollegiate football game. He was a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity. Willis also obtained an A.B. from Harvard. Willis was a 1st Lieutenant in the Signal Service during World War I (leaving for Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia on 2-12-1918, then to Fort McPherson in Atlanta on 1-1-1919). He was discharged in August of 1919. He was Chairman of the Department of Modern Languages at Denison University in Granville, Licking County, Ohio. He retired in 1937 after 44 years of service. In 1940, Willis wrote, Builders: Record of a Family of the Western Reserve 1850 - 1940, a history of his family.