Samuel Chapman

1871–Male
Gulgong, New South Wales, Australia

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Chapman was born in 1871, in Gulgong, New South Wales, Australia, his father, Charles Chapman, was 26 and his mother, Ann, was 22. He married Sarah Buckman in 1892, in New South Wales, Australia. He died in his hometown.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Chapman
1871–
Sarah Buckman
1872–
Marriage: 1892

Spouse and Children

    Male1871–Male

    Sarah Buckman

    Female1872–Female

MARRIAGE
1892
New South Wales, Australia

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Chapman

    Male1845–Male

    Ann

    Female1849–Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1877

Age 6

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
1892

Age 21

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1911

Age 40

Canberra is founded and designated as the capital. The Federal Capital Territory is established as an area of two 360 square kilometers in the Yass-Canberra district.

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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