Elizabeth Chapman

about 1778–from 1850 to 1860 (Age 72)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Chapman was born about 1778, in Virginia, United States, her father, Thomas Chapman, was 38 and her mother, Rachel Hay, was 38. She married Jonathon Mullineaux on 21 November 1799, in Frederick, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died from 1850 to 1860, in Jefferson, Virginia, United States, at the age of 82.

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Jonathon Mullineaux
Elizabeth Chapman
Marriage: 21 November 1799
Joshua Mullineaux

Spouse and Children

    Jonathon Mullineaux



21 November 1799
Frederick, Virginia, United States


    Joshua Mullineaux


Parents and Siblings


    Rachel Hay




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 2

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 3

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 22

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

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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  • 1850 U. S. Census

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