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|Dec. 1, 2016||Added DNA results for the decendants of Francis John Chapman.
|Dec. 1, 2016||Updated links and performed other maintenance tasks. Been awhile. Reteired now so I should have more time.
|Apr. 5, 2009||Discovered lots of good info using books.google.com. Great resource!
|Feb. 12, 2006||I have resolved my limited disk space problem by placing all photos on roots web. I should now be able to start loading many of the photos that I have acquired over the last few years. Thanks for being patient.
|Jan. 16, 2006||Found the parents of Indiana C. Brown, I believe.
|June 5, 2005||Still trying to find some time to place all of the photos I have onto the web site. Trains seem to be coming my way with increasing regularity. Palmer Rowe sent some info concerning a Francis Chapman in SC that may be the father of our Francis John Chapman. This Francis was given 350 acres of land between Saludy and Savannah River on around November 2, 1768. This Francis got another 300 acres of land in 1769 between Santee and Savannah. Also, from the COUNCIL JOURNAL, page 618, July 28, 1769
His Excellency the Governor signed and sealed the following grants for land on the Bounty. In Berkley County, Francis Chapman 350 ac. More later.
|February 26, 2005||The photos for the 2004 Family Reunion coming soon. Work seems to be getting back to normal and I see light at the end of the tunnel. Hope it is not another train coming my way. |
|October 18, 2004||The 2004 Family Reunion was great. Over 60 attendees, great food, picture sharing, and interesting family stories. More details later time permitting... |
|September 23, 2004||A new word-of-mouth history (see item 7) of the father of Francis John Chapman and his brothers coming to Charleston from Northern Ireland has been revealed!!! |
|August 7, 2004||Notice for the 2004 Chapman Family Reunion listed.|
|June 13, 2004||The Chapman History page has several new articles added. See below.|
|June 12, 2004||Genelle STRICKLAND Nichols has provided many descendants of Elenor Chapman (daughter of Francis John Chapman) and Allen Sinclair Strickland|
|May 7, 2004||"A Book of Remembrance" written by Elmer Oris Parker has been used to update the family tree. |
The official title is:
Some Pioneer and Allied Families of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Texas
A Collection of Records and Abstracts
Researched and Compiled by Elmer Oris Parker; Archivist and Historian; Columbia, South Carolina; 1996
|Dec 26, 2003||Book written by James Fleming Chapman Jr. found! Will provide info when available.|
|Dec 12, 2003||Holiday Greetings. Courtesy of Julie Sheppard.|
|Oct 19, 2003||If anyone has photos to share of the 2003 Chapman family reunion, please send me an email. Thanks.|
|Oct 19, 2003||I'm also looking to get a copy of the name and address list that was passed around at the reunion.|
|Feb 26, 2006||2005 Chapman Reunion photos uploaded to KinNextions.
|Jan 16, 2006||Updated the family braches for ARCHER, BROWN, HARPER, LEIGH, MORGAN, WARREN, and others.
|Jul 4, 2005||Updated the family braches for Willis, Harris, Jenkins, & Johns amoung others.
|Jun 5, 2005||Updated the private family trees. More branches for Chapman, Warren, & Morgan added, amoung others.
|Feb 26, 2005||Updated the private and public family trees.
|Feb 15, 2005||Updated the private family tree. Many new ancestors of Andrew Corbley Morgan and Mary Elizabeth Miller added!
|Jan 2, 2005||Updated the private family tree. More additions for Annie Davis Chapman and Major Ivory Morgan.
|Oct 18, 2004||Updated the private family tree. Major additions added for Annie David Chapman and George Washington Woodall.
|Sep 28, 2004||Family Recollections of Nathaniel Francis Chapman and Sarah Jane Anderson
|Sep 23, 2004||A new word-of-mouth history (see item 7) of the father of Francis John Chapman and his brothers coming to Charleston from Northern Ireland has been revealed!!!
Photos and bio of James Marion Owens added. James is the husband of Rosena Clementine Chapman
|Sep 6, 2004||Updated private tree.
|Aug 24, 2004||Table giving CHAPMAN genealogist and family tree statistics
|Aug 7, 2004||Private Family Tree updated.
|Jun 22, 2004||Public Family Tree updated.
|Jun 22, 2004||Private Dynamic Family Tree updated to include additional descendants of Nathaniel Francis Chapman. Info provided by Sara HOLLAND Brozak, daughter of Daniel Webster HOLLAND and Lelia Geraldine CHAPMAN.
|Jun 21, 2004||Obituary for Francis John Chapman II (provided by Lindy Sillers from the old papers that belonged to her grandmother, Minnie Chapman Gordon)
|Jun 13, 2004||Chapman History page updated. Articles include
1) 1888 birthday celebration for John Chapman, (provided by Chrissy Chapman)
2) the 1930 birthday celebration of Francis John Chapman II, (provided by Lamar Chapman)
3) the obit for Francis John Chapman II (provided by Lamar Chapman)
4) the Deed of Gift by Mary Chapman, mother of Francis John Chapman (provided by Lamar Chapman)
|Jun 12, 2004||Updated Family trees to include info provided by Genelle STRICKLAND Nichols.
|Jun 6, 2004||Updated Family trees.
|May 9, 2004||Info provided by Elmer Oris Parker updated the BAXTER, DELK, and PARKER families. More updates later as time permits.
|May 2, 2004||PICO search engine added. |
New photos of head stones at Jones Creek added with many thanks to Chrissy Chapman. More to be added as time permits.
|Apr. 4, 2004||Descendants of William Hall Parker added.
|Mar. 28, 2004||Letters on ancestors to Namoee Adams, wife of Miles J. Chapman.
|Mar. 27, 2004||More ancestors to Namoee Adams, wife of Miles J. Chapman, have been identified.
|Mar. 24, 2004||Ancestors to Namoee Adams, wife of Miles J. Chapman, have been identified.
|Mar. 24, 2004||Many new ancestors to Georgia Berniece Warren have been identified.
|Mar. 20, 2004||History and Origins of our Chapman Family. |
Letters by George Arnold Chapman on family history
Erastus Winters added to Warren/Winters family tree.
|Jan. 27, 2004||Private Family Tree. Ancestors of Ruth Arnold Miller in the George Washington Chapman family line. New descendents of John Chapman + Elizabeth Delk.|
|Jan. 10, 2004||Private Dynamic Family Tree. Ancestors of Ruth Arnold Miller and Alice May Wyche in the George Washing Chapman family line.|
|Jan. 4, 2004||Private Dynamic Family Tree. More descendents of George Washington Chapman provided by H. Ray|
|Jan. 3, 2004||Private Dynamic Family Tree. More descendents of Miles J. Chapman including families of Beasley, Defoor, and Skinner|
|Jan. 1, 2004||Private Dynamic Family Tree. More descendents of Ida Mae Chapman and W. Adolph Redelsheimer|
|Dec. 26, 2003||Private Dynamic Family Tree. Updates include 1) more descendents of James Fleming Chapman 2)many ancestors to Elizabeth Michel, w/o Georg Jacob Schulz |
|Nov 28, 2003||More photos for James Fleming Chapman Jr. and Alice Ophelia Harper. |
|Nov 22, 2003||Better photo of Sheldon Madison Chapman and his sister, Rosena. Also added photos of Sheldon's house, then and now. |
|Nov 16, 2003||Photos for Sheldon Madison Chapman and Rosena Clementine Chapman Owens.|
|Nov 15, 2003||Private family tree. Updates include 1) ancestors to Elizabeth Delk and Ella Gertrude Burney, 2) more descendents to Elsie Fleming Chapman, and 3) corrections.|
|Nov 02, 2003||Head stones of kin at
Jones Creek Baptist Church Cemetery|
|Oct 26, 2003||
Records of Alonzo and Rosella Arnett Chapman. Will, death & age books, and more.|
|Oct 26, 2003||
itemized list of food and livestock taken from John Chapman's house during civil war.|
|Oct 22, 2003||
Photos of John Chapman and Elizabeth Delk. Photos of the house they lived in also included|
|Oct 19, 2003
Photos of Arnett-Chapman Cemetery.|
|Oct 18, 2003||Photos for 2003 Chapman Family reunion|
|Family line||Name ||Description|
|Chapman ||Marion Carlos Chapman ||Journal relating to James Fleming Chapman Jr., Ponsell, and Harris lines|
|Chapman ||Francis John Chapman ||New photos of children found|
|Chapman ||Sheldon Madison Chapman ||Photo diary of visit with Lloyd Chapman on inherited lands from Francis John Chapman. |
|Oakland Cemetery in Waycross ||Photos|
|Ponsell ||Rehobeth Cemetery in Waycross ||Photos|
|Chapman ||James Fleming Chapman Jr. ||Family album photos|
|Chapman ||Alonzo Lamar Chapman ||Family album photos|
|Chapman ||Don Carlos Chapman ||Family album photos|
|Sloan ||Martha Elizabeth Sloan ||Photos|