Keziah Chapman

1841–
Monroe, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Keziah

When Keziah Chapman was born in 1841, in Monroe, Kentucky, United States, her father, Nicholas Chapman, was 32 and her mother, Nancy Palmore, was 28. She lived in Monroe, Hart, Kentucky, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Nicholas Chapman
1809–1852
Nancy Palmore
1813–
Elizabeth Chapman
1827–1888
Jonathan Reynolds Hale Chapman
1830–1915
Malinda Chapman
1831–1877
David Chapman
1834–
William Chapman
1836–
Keziah Chapman
1841–
Dolla Minerva Chapman
1844–
James Chapman
1846–
Eliza Ann Chapman
1847–1885
Fennel Price Chapman
1850–1925
Nicholas Cornelius Chapman
1852–1928

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 9

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 31

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

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)

  • Heziah Chapman in household of Nicholas Chapman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Kissiah Chapman in household of Nancy Chapman, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Keziah Chapman in the 1870 United States Federal Census

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