Abraham Chapman Family

In 1768, Abraham Chapman obtained two surveys in old Nby District. These included a 100 acre survey on east side of Camping Cr. and a 47 acre tract near St. John's Church on Crims Cr. Abraham Chapman made will 1 June 1808 (Nby Deeds D-319). The will gave the 47 acre tract to wife, Ann Elizabeth, during her life and described the land as "where I now live." The 100 acre tract near Camping Cr. was by LWT left to daus: Catherine Fulmer, Mary Lever, Elizabeth Kinard, Margaret Folmer, and to John Houseal, s/o deceased dau., Christine Litsay.

Abraham Chapman d. 23 Sept 1808, m. Ann Elizabeth Herring who came to SC as a single woman in 1766 on the Brittania. Abraham Chapman is buried at St. John's Church, Pomaria, SC.

(NOTE: Source Reference/or descendants in outline Dutch Fork Digest, Vol. III, No. 1, 1998, notes from Elda Bailey and other sources, submitted by Luther W. Hampton)

I. John Chapman, b. 4 Jul 1770, d. 16 Dec 1834, m. Anna Mary ___, b. 11 Mar 1773, d. 22 Nov 1833. Both are buried at St. John's Church, Pomaria, SC

  A. Abram Chapman, b. 1800, m. Margaret Wicker, b. 1798, d. aft. 1860, d/o Simon Wicker, Sr.They moved to Edgefield Co, SC.

     1. J. J. Chapman, b. 1832, m. Ellen ____, b. 1834

     2. J. D. Chapman, b. 1833, m. Elizabeth ____, b. 1831

     3. Frances Chapman, b. 1835, m. William W. Chapman, s/o John and Mary Addy Chapman.

     4. Martha Chapman, b. 1838, was not married in 1860.

  B. John Chapman b. abt. 1800, m. Mary Margaret Addy

     1. William W. Chapman, b. 1830, d. 1853, m. Frances Chapman, b. 1835, d/o Abram and Margaret Wicker Chapman.

     2. John George Chapman, b. 1832

     3. John Adam Chapman, b. 1836, d. 22 Oct 1899, m. Sarah Martha Counts. Both are buried at Rosemont Cem, Newberry, SC.

     4. Mary E. Chapman, b. 1838, d. aft. 1850

     5. Polly Katherine Chapman, b. 4 Mar 1840, d. 11 Mar 1921, m. Joseph Luther Haltiwanger. Both are buried in the Haltiwanger Cem., Chapin, SC.

     6. Henry Hartwell Chapman b. 18 Jan 1842, d. 27 Jul 1919, m. Polly Ann Fulmer. Both are buried at St. John's Church, Pomaria, SC.

     7. Susan Anna Francis Chapman, b. 16 Aug 1844, d. 2 Sep 1920, m. Jacob Thomas Setzler. Both are buried at Elmwood Cem, Cola., SC.

     8. Melvina C. Chapman, b. 1846

     9. Walter Noah Chapman, b. 4 May 1851, d. 8 Jan 1934, m. Mary J. __. Both are buried at Capers Chapel Meth. Ch. Cem.

     10. David Franklin Chapman.

     11. Martha Ann Chapman, m. John W. Wilson

  C. William Chapman, b. 17 Dec 1801, d. bef. 1850, m. Christina Wicker, b. 1804, d. after 1860, d/o Simon Wicker, Sr.

     1. Jacob Lemuel Chapman, b. 28 Mar 1828, d. 19 Oct 1912, m. 1) Lavinia E. Swittenberg, b. 1825, d. 1863; and 2) Almenia Dreher, b. 27 Apr 1837, d. 2 May 1900. Jacob Lemuel Chapman and his second wife, Almenia, are buried at Holy Trinity Church, Little Mountain, SC.

     2. Anne Elizabeth Chapman, b. 16 Jul 1832, d. 16 May 1903, m. Obadiah Bodie.

     3. Polly Delila Chapman, b. 9 Mar 1834

     4. John Lemon Chapman, b. 6 Jun 1836

     5. Frances Genia Chapman, b. 19 Feb 1838

     6. Mary Catherine Chapman, b. 31 Oct 1839

     7. David Newton Chapman, b. 4 Sep 1842

  D. Adam Chapman, d. before 1835, m. Elizabeth Fulmer, b. 1810. Elizabeth remarried 1) JosephCounts, s/o John Counts; and 2) ___ Summer.

     1. Mary Ann Chapman.

     2. Mahala E. Chapman, b. 1832.

     3. Polly C. Chapman, b. 1834.

  E. David Chapman, d. 6 Oct 1842, m. Elizabeth Summer, b. 1814-1815, d. 15 Feb 1856. Elizabethremarried John Minnick.

     1. Paul Calvin Chapman, b. 1832, d. 1860, m. Mattie Eison

     2. Adam 0. Chapman, b. 24 Sep 1833, d. 1853

     3. Mary Cummings Chapman, b. 22 Mar 1842, d. 20 Nov 1921, m. Andrew Ogalvie Wilson.

     4. Elizabeth Chapman.

     5. Victoria Chapman.

  F. Elizabeth Chapman, b. 29 Apr 1811, d. 4 Apr 1884, m. Capt. John George Epting.

  G. Mary Magdelina "Polly" Chapman, b. 23 Sep 1814, d. 23 Mar 1884, m. 1) George Michael Summer, b. 1815, d. 1843, s/o William Summer, Jr. and m. 2) Jonathan Maxey Addy, b. 15 Sep 1828.

II. William Robert Chapman, d. June 1839, m. 1) Margaret Koon, d/o Henry Koon, and 2) Mary Elizabeth _____. Mary Elizabeth remarried William C. Abram and moved to Tuscaloosa, AL.

   A. Walter Franklin Chapman, m. Doa Elizabeth Hallman, moved to Tuscaloosa, AL.

   B. Ann Elizabeth Chapman, b. ca 1811, d. aft. 1860, m. John Miller b. 1798

   C. Col. George Henry Chapman, b. May 1814, m. Ann N. Kibler b. 1820. George is buried at Chapman Cem., Pomaria, SC.

     1. Noah L. Chapman, b. 26 Jun 1835, d. 12 Dec 1896, m. Martha Duncan.

     2. Dr. John W. N. Chapman, b. 10 Jan 1837, d. 12 Nov 1862.

     3. Susanne C. Chapman, b. 31 Oct 1839, d. 11 Sep 1868.

     4. Eugenia F. Chapman, b. 27 Oct 1841, d. 23 Jan 1928, m. Charlton Counts.

     5. Elizabeth Chapman, b. 1843, d. aft. 1850.

     6. Dr. James K. Chapman, b. 8 Jun 1845, d. 11 Oct 1894, m. Mary C. Summer.

  D. Catherine Caroline Chapman, b. 13 May 1816, d. 23 Jun 1858, m. David Koon b. 1816 d. 15

 Oct 1851, s/o Dr. George Adam Koon.

  E. William Robert Chapman, Jr. b. 1822, d. 3 Oct 1865, m. Frances Helen Swygert, b. 1825 d. 1860.

     1. Junius E. Chapman, b. 1847

     2. Alice A. Chapman.

     3. Jacob S. Chapman.

  F. Williametta Chapman, b. aft her father's death in 1839.

III.. Mary Magdelena Chapman, b. 22 Oct 1769, d. 20 Oct 1833, m. George Henry Lever, Jr., b. 11 Dec 1764, d. 4 Apr 1831.

  A. John Lever, b. 2 Dec 1788, d. 19 Mar 1817.

  B. Michael Lever, b. 17 Oct 1791, m. Nancy Eleman.

  C. Abraham Lever, b. 27 Oct 1793, d. 31 May 1805.

  D. Mary Ann Magdalena Lever, b. 2 Feb 1796, d. 29 Sep 1833, m. David Wertz, b. 5 Jan 1792, d. 2 Ang 1867.

  E. William Lever, b. 18 Apr 1798, d. 16 Jul 1880, m. Kizziah Harman, b.1804, d. 1890

  F. Anna Elizabeth Lever, b. 9 Dec 1801, d. aft. 1870, m. George Henry Wertz, b. 28 Jan 1794 aft. 1870, m. on 3 Apr 1821, s/o John Werts & Ann Catherine Hair.

  G. Christena Lever, b. 11 Jun 1804, m. Jacob Frick.

  H. Samuel Lever, b. 9 Mar 1807, d. 22 Nov 1926.

  I. Sarah Lever, b. 9 Mar 1809, m. John Wade Harman.

  J. Rosanna Lever, b. 24 May 1811.

  K. Polly Lever, b. 19 Nov 1814.

IV. Catherine Elizabeth Chapman, b. 4 Jun 1775, d. 14 Mar 1858, m. Frederick Kinard b. ca 1770, d. about 1811, s/o Martin Kinard, Sr. Catherine is buried at St. Mark's Lutheran Ch. Cem., Prosperity, SC. She remarried 1) John Rinehart, Sr. and 2) John Wise, b. 25 Sep 1779, d. 16 Sep 1860.

  A. John William Kinard, b. 29 Dec 1796, d. 27 Nov 1851, Christena Werts, b. 6 Apr 1801.

  B. Frederick Kinard, Jr. b. 2 Sep 1800, d. 12 Jul 1871, m. Christina ___.

  C. Sarah Kinard, b. 26 Jul 1804, d. 3 Aug 1884, m. John Rinehart.

 D. Elizabeth Kinard, d. Mar 1830, m. Jacob Caughman, b. 1796, d. 1860.

 E. Catherine Kinard, d. 1830.

V. Eve Margaret Chapman, b. 26 Feb 1782, d. 27 Oct 1856, m. 1) Michael Fulmer, s/o John Jacob Fulmer & Nancy Lightfoot and 2) as second wife, George Long, Jr. Eve and George are buried at Pine Pleasant Baptist Ch, Belleview, Saluda Co, SC.

 A. Mary Fulmer, b. 23 Oct 1804, d. 21 Nov 1889, m. Frederick Kempson, b. 1800, d. 1879.

 B. Catherine Fulmer, b. 1808, d. 1848, m. Joseph M. Long, b. 1806, d. 1865.

 C. Michael Long, b. 5 Jun 1821, d. 10 Oct 1877, m. Jane Catherine Black.

  D. Anne Chapman Long, b. 26 Feb 1824, d. 12 Jan 1836

VI. Christina Chapman, d. before 1808, m. 1) John Houseal, s/o William Frederick Houseal and Anna Maria Geiselhart; and 2) ___ Leitsey.

  A. John Houseal, Jr., b. 1797, d. 1824, m. Eve Margaret Counts b. 1799 d. 1855. Eve remarried Joseph P. Summer.

     1. Frances Houseal, d. 1886, m. George A. Summer

     2. William Walter Houseal, b. 15 Aug 1818, d. 1 Nov 1889, m. Elizabeth Caroline Barre,

VII. Mary Catherine Chapman d. ca 1829, m. 1) John Fulmer, Jr. s/o John Fulmer and 2) George A. Summer.

  A. Elizabeth Fulmer, m. Adam Chapman s/o John Chapman.

  B. William Fulmer, Jr., b. 1789.

  C. Abraham Fulmer, b. 1791, d. 1854, m. Elizabeth Lindler.

  D. John Adam Fulmer, b. 1794, d. 1865, Sarah "Sally"Salome Riddlehoover b. 1793 d. 1885

 

Bio updated 8 November, 2000