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Lieut John Joshua Chaplin
Birth: Apr. 23, 1828
Hilton Head Island
Beaufort County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 3, 1881
Savannah
Chatham County
Georgia, USA

Son of William Fripp Chaplin, Sr. (1767-1828) and Harriett Louise Martinangele, he married Elizabeth Fripp.

In October 1855, he fought a duel with his brother-in-law, Dr. Kirk, of Savannah on Cockspur Island (Fort Pulaski). Three shots were fired. Chaplin was wounded in the foot; Dr. Kirk was killed in the duel.

He was a Lieut. in the U.S. Navy prior to the Civil War, then he fought in the Civil War as a member of the Beaufort Volunteer Artillery.


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Harriett Louise Martinangele Chaplin (1796 - 1830)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Ann Fripp Chaplin (1826 - 1890)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth M A Chaplin (1814 - 1830)*
  Francis Chaplin (1815 - 1815)*
  James Peto Chaplin (1818 - 1865)*
  William Fripp Chaplin (1819 - 1883)*
  Mary Harriet Chaplin (1823 - 1823)*
  Philip Edmond Chaplin (1824 - 1828)*
  Infant Twins Chaplin (1826 - 1826)*
  John Joshua Chaplin (1828 - 1881)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Sacred
to the memory of
My Husband
John J Chaplin
Born in Beaufort S.C.
March 23rd 1826
Departed this life
July 4th 1881
We will meet again
 
Burial:
Laurel Grove Cemetery (North)
Savannah
Chatham County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Section A
 
Maintained by: Joyce Baughn
Originally Created by: jdh12
Record added: Mar 15, 2002
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Lieut John Joshua Chaplin
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Lieut John Joshua Chaplin
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-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 13, 2015
Company C (Capt. Stuart's Co.), South Carolina Beaufort Light Artillery Battery. You are remembered with love
- Joyce
 Added: Feb. 19, 2015

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 Added: Nov. 18, 2009
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