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George Henry Chapman
Birth: Nov. 22, 1832
Holland
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jun. 16, 1882
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Major General. When the CivilWar began, he was a clerk in the House of Representatives, but resigned and was commissioned Major in the 3rd Indiana Cavalry in 1861. Promoted Colonel in command of the 3rd Indiana, he participated in the battles of Second Manassas, Antietum, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville and Gettysburg. In 1864, he was promoted Brigadier General and led a division at Shenandoah Valley against Confederate General Jubal Early. For his distingished war service, he was brevetted Major General of US Volunteers in March of 1865. After the war, he served as a judge of the Marion County, Indiana Criminal Court and was elected to the Indiana State Senate in 1880. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Hannah Gilman Chapman (1838 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  Morris Chapman (____ - 1881)*
  Victor Chapman (____ - 1881)*
  Pauline Chapman (1865 - 1866)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 6, Lot 12
 
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Record added: Oct 24, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5888332
George Henry Chapman
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