Cyrus Story Chapman

1 March 1818–2 January 1900 (Age 81)
Rushford, Rushford, Allegany, New York, United States

The Life of Cyrus Story

When Cyrus Story Chapman was born on 1 March 1818, in Rushford, Rushford, Allegany, New York, United States, his father, Eliphalet Chapman, was 39 and his mother, Dolly Eaton, was 33. He married Matilda about 1849. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He registered for military service in 1882. He died on 2 January 1900, in Jeffersonville, Clark, Indiana, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Eastern Cemetery, Jeffersonville Township, Clark, Indiana, United States.

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Cyrus Story Chapman
Marriage: about 1849
Charles A. Chapman

Spouse and Children

about 1849
of, Warren, Pennsylvania


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+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 1

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1825 · State Capital Moves to Indianapolis

Age 7

The state capital was moved from Corydon to Indianapolis on January 10, 1825.

Age 23

Dayton was incorporated as a city.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a merchant or trader, Middle English chapman, Old English cēapmann, a compound of cēap ‘barter’, ‘bargain’, ‘price’, ‘property’ + mann ‘man’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Cyrus Chapman, Jeffersonville City, Clark, Indiana "United States Census, 1860"
  • Cyrus S Chapman, Indiana Inf, Pension filed 1887, "United States General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934"
  • Cyrus S Chapman, military record 1861-1865, "United States National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938", 1882; citing p. 11088, Dayton, Ohio

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