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Alexander A Chaplain
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Birth: Mar. 31, 1835
Trappe
Talbot County
Maryland, USA
Death: Nov. 20, 1918
Easton
Talbot County
Maryland, USA

Alexander A. Chaplain, son of James Chaplain and Eliza Stevens, attended Dickinson College and then became a teacher in the Talbot County schools. In the 1880s he was elected County Superintendent of Schools, and served in that post until 1907. Chaplain was a member of the War legislatures of 1860 and 1861.

He was married twice: First, to Elmira or Elma Kemp, daughter of Trappe physician Samuel Troth Kemp; and after her death, to Emily or Emma Thomas, daughter of Dorchester County farmer Algernon Thomas.

With Elma, Alexander Chaplain had a daughter, Maude, who worked for the Talbot County Board of Education. With Emily Thomas, he had a second daughter, Eleanor, who married Walter Humphreys.

Chaplain was a member of Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church South, in Easton. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Chaplain (1783 - 1844)
  Eliza Stevens Chaplain (1804 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Emily Thomas Chaplain (1838 - 1904)*
 
 Sibling:
  Alexander A Chaplain (1835 - 1918)
  Mary Elizabeth Chaplain Willis (1840 - 1897)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Spring Hill Cemetery
Easton
Talbot County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: waldonia
Record added: Feb 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65577652
Alexander A Chaplain
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Alexander A Chaplain
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