- Born June 23, 1806 in Dummerston, Windham County, Vermont.
- Parents were CHRISTOPHER ORMSBEE and PERSIS GATES.
- Married LAURA CHAFFEE on March 17, 1831 in Northfield, Washington County, Vermont. Laura was born June 26, 1809 in Williamstown, Orange County, Vermont; and died in 1895. Her parents were JOHN CHAFFEE and PATTY TUBBS.
- Died July 26, 1868 in East Dayton, Tuscola County, Michigan.
- CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS ORMSBEE, born February 15, 1832 in Peacham, Caledonia County, Vermont; died July 16, 1860 in Tyrone, Michigan.
- CHARLES ORMSBEE, born October 28, 1833 in Manchester, Vermont; and died April 16, 1862 in Fort Monroe, Virginia. He died while a Union soldier in the Civil War.
- PERSIS ORMSBEE, born June 18, 1836 in Northfield, Washington County, Vermont; and died August 11, 1862 in Clarendon, Rutland County, Vermont. Married EDWARD M. GLYNN on April 26, 1854 in Brasher, New York.
- OSCAR ORMSBEE, born December 5, 1838 in Waitsfield, Washington County, Vermont; and died in 1840 in Waitsfield, Washington County, Vermont.
- DANIEL GATES ORMSBEE, born June 10, 1840. Married EMMA GALLAGHER.
- LAURA V. ORMSBEE, born June 11, 1842 in Waitsfield, Washington County, Vermont; died in 1930. Married ZENAS PERRY LAMB on December 11, 1862 in Fenton, Genesee County, Michigan.
- IRA GEORGE ORMSBEE, born May 23, 1844 in Waitsfield, Washington County, Vermont. Married FREELOVE JUNE EASTWOOD on November 7, 1867 in Maple Grove, Barry County, Michigan.
- EMMA MARCIA ORMSBEE, born June 16, 1851 in Clarendon, Rutland County, Vermont. Married JOHN WORTH on July 8, 1868.
- WILLIAM HENRY ORMSBEE, born September 20, 1853 in Brasher, New York. Married ALICE FLORENCE CHAFFEE in October, 1876 in Dayton, Berrien County, Michigan.
- The Chaffee genealogy by William H. Chaffee, New York: The Grafton Press, 1909. Page 281