Ruth Chapman

11 December 1741–
Ashford, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Ruth

When Ruth Chapman was born on 11 December 1741, in Ashford, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Stephen Chapman, was 30 and her mother, Zerviah Sanger, was 22.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Chapman
1711–1770
Zerviah Sanger
1718–1812
Zerviah Chapman
1734–1803
Stephen Chapman
1736–1814
Hannah Chapman
1737–1821
Lucy Chapman
1738–1823
Rhoda Chapman
1741–1741
Ruth Chapman
1741–
Anna Chapman
1742–
Nathaniel Chapman
1742–1820
Chapman
1744–1744
Rufus Chapman
1744–1848
Chapman
1746–1746
Chapman
1747–1747
Dorcas Chapman
1747–1842
Mary Chapman
1754–1823
Lemuel Chapman
1756–
Levi Chapman
1756–
Anne Chapman
1757–1844
William S Chapman
1760–1828

Parents and Siblings

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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 (2)

  • Ruth Chapman, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Ruth Chapman, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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