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Chestina I Prescott Chapman
Birth: Dec. 28, 1895
California, USA
Death: Jul. 18, 1977
San Bernardino County
California, USA

Chestina Chapman, 81, whose family lent its name to a Stanislaus County road and a school, died Monday in Apple Valley, where she had resided since leaving Modesto 4 years ago.
She was the daughter of Ervil and Martha Prescott, after whom Prescott Road and Prescott School were named; Prescott gave the land for the original Prescott School.
The Prescotts moved from Los Angles to Modesto when their daughter was 10 and she resided here 65 years. Her Husband, Leslie Lee Chapman, a native of Mariposa, died a year ago.
A graveside service is scheduled at 1:30 p.m. Friday in the Chapman family plot in the Mariposa Cemetery. Mrs. Chapman leaves a daughter, Lorraine Chapman Palmer of Apple Valley; a sister, Mattie Prescott Bryan of Reno, and three grandchildren, Kirby, Rodney and Cheryl Palmer.
Family links: 
  Ervil Smith Prescott (1860 - 1928)
  Martha Adeline Jewell Prescott (1866 - 1936)
  Leslie L Chapman (1895 - 1976)
  Lorraine Chapman Palmer (1923 - 2009)*
  Ruby Louise Prescott Reynolds (1894 - 1956)*
  Chestina I Prescott Chapman (1895 - 1977)
  Mattie A. Prescott Bryan (1899 - 1988)*
*Calculated relationship
Mariposa District Cemetery
Mariposa County
California, USA
Plot: Public Section
Maintained by: Rodney Palmer
Originally Created by: Linda Applegate Brown
Record added: Jan 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33206607
Chestina I <i>Prescott</i> Chapman
Added by: Rodney Palmer
Chestina I <i>Prescott</i> Chapman
Added by: Rodney Palmer
Chestina I <i>Prescott</i> Chapman
Added by: Rodney Palmer
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In loving memory to my grandmother.
- Rodney Palmer
 Added: Oct. 13, 2011

- Linda Applegate Brown
 Added: Oct. 12, 2011
This page is sponsored by: Rodney Palmer

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