|Birth: ||Feb. 10, 1884|
|Death: ||Aug. 12, 1959|
Obituary from unnamed newspaper, 8/13/1959:
Former Resident Dies In Clinton; Funeral Is Held
GRAND MOUND - Alfred Marion Chapman, 75 years, former Grand Mound resident died Wednesday in the home of a son in Clinton, following a brief illness.
He was born Feb. 10, 1884 south of Grand Mound. He married Jessie Jordan, June 5, 1913. They farmed in the Grand Mound vicinity until 1948, when they moved to Clinton. His wife died in November 1949.
Surviving are a son, Theodore Chapman of Clinton with whom he made his home; 9 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
Preceding him in death besides his wife were two brothers, Richard C. and Larry Chapman and one sister, Mrs. Mae Smith.
Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon in the Kelly Funeral home, Grand Mound. Burial was in Elmwood Cemetery, DeWitt.
[Note: Apparently no visible stone in cemetery.]
Francis Marion Chapman (1849 - 1922)
Caroline Eldora Lowry Chapman (1846 - 1902)
Jessie Margaret Jordan Chapman (1874 - 1949)
Theodore Jordan Chapman (1914 - 1993)*
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