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Erastus Otis Chapman
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Birth: Mar. 17, 1823
Lawrence County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 1897
Pendleton
Madison County
Indiana, USA

Son of Martin Chapman & Nancy Allen; grandson of James & Phebe (Pearce) Chapman and Unknown Allen's.

Married Emeline Finney, July 9, 1846 in Wayne Co., IN.

1850 Cambridge, Wayne Co., IN census:
Erastus 27 b OH, School Teacher
Emaline 22 b OH
Note: I also found an Ebenezar & Elizabeth Finney (both born 1804 in Ohio) and Jasper (b 1835 in Indiana) also listed in the Cambridge, Wayne Co., IN census. Possibly her family?

1860 Centre Twp, Marion Co., IN census index:
Erasmus O. 37 b OH
Emaline 32 b OH

1870 Pendleton, Madison Co., IN census:
E. O. 47 b OH, Grain Dealer $6500 $300
Emaline 42 b OH
Edward J. 18 b OH
Oliver 8 b IN

1880 Pendleton, Madison Co., IN census (index):
Erastus O. (head) 57 b OH, Grain Dealer
Emmaline (wife) 52 b OH
Elizabeth Finney (mother-in-law) 76 b OH, Widow
Morton Cook (nephew) 18 b IN

74 years, 0 months, 29 days. Cause of death: Tuberculosis. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Martin Chapman (1784 - 1874)
 
 Spouse:
  Emeline Finney Chapman (1828 - 1895)
 
 Children:
  Edward J Chapman (____ - 1873)*
 
 Siblings:
  Phebe America Chapman (1818 - 1835)*
  Martin Chapman (1821 - 1883)*
  Erastus Otis Chapman (1823 - 1897)
  Harriett Chapman Taylor (1831 - 1894)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grove Lawn Cemetery
Pendleton
Madison County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Arleta ♥
Record added: Dec 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 46072670
Erastus Otis Chapman
Added by: Gary Foley Jr
 
Erastus Otis Chapman
Added by: Colleen Sanders Broyles
 
 
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- Bethann
 Added: Apr. 15, 2014
With love on your Angel Day,
- Arleta ♥
 Added: Apr. 15, 2014

- Esther Kinder
 Added: Apr. 14, 2014
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