Abram Chapman

1875–
Virginia, United States

The Life of Abram

When Abram Chapman was born in 1875, in Virginia, United States, his father, Joseph W. Chapman, was 52 and his mother, Sara Jane Phipps, was 40.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Joseph W. Chapman
1823–1890
Sara Jane Phipps
1835–1888
Elizabeth Ann Chapman
1849–
James Chapman
1849–
Benjamin Chapman
1857–1878
John R. Chapman
1854–1913
Harriet Chapman
1854–
Conley R. Chapman
1855–1931
Jerome Chapman
1860–1921
William Chapman
1862–1920
Alexander Lunford Chapman
1862–1939
Mary Jane Chapman
1864–1933
Lydia Chapman
1866–
Charles Chapman
1871–1918
Frances Chapman
1872–
Alice Rachael Chapman
1872–1935
Thomas Chapman
1874–
Abram Chapman
1875–

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph W. Chapman

    Male1823–1890Male

    Sara Jane Phipps

    Female1835–1888Female

siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (3)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 0

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 0

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 19

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (0)

    Sources

    There are no historical documents attached to Abram.

    Find more of your family story

    As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a free account
    Share this with your family and friends.