Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

John Chapman

Male 1682 - 1746  (64 years)


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  • Name John Chapman  [1
    Born 1682  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Jun 1746  Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I010923  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2021 

    Father Richard Chapman,   b. Bef 1647, Poquoson Parish, York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1685, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 38 years) 
    Mother Barbary Hensey,   b. Aft 1665, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1712/13, Cedar Point Neck, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 46 years) 
    Married Bef 1667  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F06768  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Female MNU Chapman 
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F07205  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaret Mankin,   b. 20 Mar 1688/89, Port Tobacco Hundred, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1763, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married Abt 1707  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Chapman,   b. Abt 1719, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1779, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
     2. Mary Chapman,   b. Abt 1720, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1763, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years)
     3. John Chapman,   b. Jan 1724/25, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1801, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)
     4. John {Land Records} Chapman,   b. Jan 1724/25, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1801, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)
     5. Margaret Chapman,   b. Abt 1729, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1777, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F07206  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      John Chapman 32.278 CH 223.15.1 Jun 18 1746
      Appraisers: Thomas Matthews, G. Barnes.
      Creditors: Richard Molyreux, Samuel Hanson, Jr.
      Next of kin: Ann Gray, Sarah Jackson.
      Administratrix: Mary Chapman.
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      John Chapman 23.321 A CH 223.15.1 23.11.8 May 12 1747
      Sureties: Patrick Burn, Matthew Breeding.
      Received from: John Campbell, Arthur Doughall.
      Payments to: Gustavus Brown, Edmond Porteus, James Scott, Richard Mullyneus, Matthew Breeding, Robert Gilpin, Walter Hanson, Samuel Hanson, D. Dulany, Esq.
      Representatives: widow (unnamed), 3 children: Sarah Jones, John Chapman, Margaret Chapman.
      Administratrix: Margret Chapman.
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber M#2 Page 242. At the request of John Chapman of CC a mark was recorded for his son, John Chapman, this Feb 28, [1730]. Same day, at the brand mark of James Rafe was recorded.
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      Jones, Barbara, Chas. County, 1st Jan 1713; 27th Feb., 1713.
      To son Richard Chapman and to his dau., Eliza: Chapman, to son-in-law John Suttle, to dau. Ann. Suttle and to Eliza. Suttle, personalty.
      to son Thos. Goletie, personalty formerly belonging to son William Chapman, 2 sons, John Chapman and Thos. Goletie.
      Test: Wm. Chandler, Mary Brawner. 13.640
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      John Demall 12.527 PG 218.19.1 Nov 29 1727
      (also John Domall)
      Appraisers: Samuell Devall, John Child.
      Creditors: Richard Pile, Joseph Ray.
      Next of kin: Thomas Mullikin, James Chapman.
      Administratrix/Executrix: Mary Domall.
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      William Jaxson (Jackson) 37C.132 A CH 15.14.3 #3102 Dec 20 1716
      The amount of the inventory is equivalent to #3771.
      Received from: Joseph Mankin, Alexander Contee.
      Payments to: Mr. John Bruce, Mr. Hemsley, Thomas Dixon, Mrs. Elisabeth Hawkins, William Sotheron.
      Administrator: John Chapman.
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      John Haley 1.62 CH 35.19.2 May 18 1718
      Appraisers: Thomas Anis. John Chapman.
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      Margaret Chapman 82.179 CH 137.8.9 Apr 5 1763 Oct 8 1763
      Executor: John Chapman.
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      Mankin, Josiah (nunc.), Charles County, 6th March, 1730; 20th April, 1730,
      3 sons John, Stephen and William to remain with bro. Stephen; son John to be of age at 18, Son Joseph and dau. Eliza. and son John to remain with bro.-in-law John Chapman. Entire estate to be in hands of bro. Stephen Mankin and John Chapman afsd., and divided among child. as they come of age.
      Test: John Howison. 19. 923.
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      Josiah Mankin 12.110 A CH 6.4.4 Nov 8 1733
      Sureties: John Chapman, Tubman Mankin, John Capshaw,
      Received from: John Beale, Bayne Griggs.
      Payments to: Rev. Mr. Maconchie, Dr. Gustavus Brown, Samuell Hanson, John Thompson, John Maconchie,
      Mentions: 7 children (unnamed).e
      Administrator: Stephen Mankin.
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      Yoakley, Martha, widow, Charles County, 19th June, 1742; 13th Nov., 1742.
      To dau. Rachel Semmes, 5s.
      To son Aaron Prather, 5s.
      To grandson Aaron, son of Aaron, 250 at majority or time of marriage.
      To grandson Baruch Williams, personalty.
      To Charity Theobald, personalty.
      To child. Eleanor Williams, Thomas Prather, John Smith Prather, and Philip Prather, residue of personal estate.
      To sons, Thomas, Philip, and John Smith Prather, "Spriggs Request" at Collington, in accordance to their father's will. Shd. sd. Thomas fail to deliver the deeds to his bros, afsd., his share be divided between theme
      Exs.: Thomas and John Smith Prather, and Thomas Williams.
      Test: Ignatius Doyne, John Chapman, John Parnaham. 22.524.
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      Charles County Maryland Land Record Liber Z#2, 1744-1753; Page 40. At the request of John Chapman, the following lease was recorded on Jun 14, 1745.
      Jun 13, 1745 from Rich'd Molyneux of CC, Gent:, to John Chapman Sr of CC, planter, the lease of a parcel of land in the Manor of St Thomas, bounded by Mathew Breeding, containing about 203 acres. This lease is for the term of the lives of afd John Chapman, his present wife, Margaret Chapman, and his son, John Chapman. The annual rent is 900 lbs tobacco clear of cask upon sd parcel and 2 fat capons or, in lieu thereof, 3 fat hens at St Thomas' Manor. John Chapman, within 3 years, agrees to plant at 100 apple trees, and agrees not to cut any trees on the land other than for the use of the plantation, without Molyneux's permission (provided Molyneux may cut any tree for his own use). Also, John Chapman shall not lease any part of the land without the consent of Molyneux. Lastly, John Chapman shall give his attendance, homage, & fealty at all courts to be held upon said Manor as is usual, to the Lords of Manors of Court Baron and Court Leete in like kind in England, whensoever he is lawfully summoned. Signed - Rich'd Molyneux, John Chapman. Wit - Wm Neale, Mathew Breeding.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Piccawaxen or Wm&Mary: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 289-12: ROBINS: 550 acres; Possession of - 146 Acres - Chapman, John : Surveyed 10 June 1651 for Robert Robins and Robert Handy on the North side of Petites Creek:

  • Sources 
    1. [S044757] Chapman and Alexander Families.
      "A History of Chapman and Alexander Families" by Sigismunda Mary Frances Chapman, Virgiia Book Company, 1939, Berryville, VA
      "A History of Chapman and Alexander Families" by Sigismunda Mary Frances Chapman, Virgiia Book Company, 1939, Berryville, VA.

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