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John Benjamin Chapman
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Birth: Mar. 24, 1856
Tennessee, USA
Death: Aug. 3, 1931
Galena
Stone County
Missouri, USA


Son of Crittondon E. Chapman & Amanda Jane Ruyle; grandson of Benjamin & Mary (Cavett) Chapman and John Wesley & Sarah Cathrine (Pruitt) Ruyle.

Married Nancy Almedla Garrison, January 9, 1881.

Known children:
James Elbert, born March 12, 1882.
Bertha Ann, born January 29, 1883.
Jessie Mae, born December 16, 1883.
Ross, born July 1891.
Stanford, born August 1897.

1900 Polk, Christian Co., MO census:
John B. (head) Mar 1856 44 b MO,
Widower, Farmer
James E. (son) Mar 1882 18 b MO
Jessie (dau) Nov 1883 16 b MO
Bertha A. (dau) Jan 1888 12 b MO
Ross (son) Jul 1891 8 b MO
Stanford (son) Aug 1897 2 b MO

Farmer, Widower, 75 years 4 months 9 days, died of Arteriosclerosis.

Death Certificate # 30314, informant: George Chapman, Clever, MO.

Note: Unknown reason why name on Death Certificate is George Benjamin Chapman instead of John Benjamin Chapman; I believe the Death Certificate is in error.

Special thanks to Genealogy Lover and Mark and Kay for posting the stone pictures.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Crittendon E. Chapman (1827 - 1887)
  Amanda Jane Ruyle Chapman (1834 - 1877)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Almeda Garrison Chapman (1860 - 1899)
 
 Sibling:
  John Benjamin Chapman (1856 - 1931)
  Martin Van Buren Chapman (1865 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
FATHER
 
Note: Buried August 5, 1931.
 
Burial:
Smart Cemetery
Clever
Christian County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Heartsong
Originally Created by: Albert *Rev 21:4*
Record added: May 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52598985
John Benjamin Chapman
Added by: Genealogy Lover
 
John Benjamin Chapman
Added by: Genealogy Lover
 
John Benjamin Chapman
Added by: Mark and Kay
 
 
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