Stewart Inglis Chapman

4 October 1864–25 November 1943 (Age 79)
Fort Lawrence, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Stewart Inglis

When Stewart Inglis Chapman was born on 4 October 1864, in Fort Lawrence, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, Benjamin Martin Chapman, was 37 and his mother, Elizabeth Smith, was 34. He married Alice Maud Embree on 23 February 1898, in Fort Lawrence, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Nova Scotia, Canada in 1864 and Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada for about 10 years. He died on 25 November 1943, in Fort Lawrence, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 79, and was buried in Fort Lawrence, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Stewart Inglis Chapman
Alice Maud Embree
Marriage: 23 February 1898
Evelyn Verlie Marie Chapman
Vivian S Chapman
Muriel Jean Chapman
Dorothy HEWSON Chapman
Douglas S Chapman

Spouse and Children

23 February 1898
Fort Lawrence, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada



    Vivian S Chapman





    Dorothy HEWSON Chapman


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



World Events (3)


Age 7

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1909 · First Canadian Flight

Age 45

The Silver Dart was the first recorded flight in Canada. It took off from Baddeck, Nova Scotia, on February 23, 1909, and was piloted by John Alexander Douglas McCurdy.
1921 · Racing Schooner Launched

Age 57

The Bluenose racing schooner was launched on March 26, 1921, in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. It was evident that the ship was nothing like other ships that had been launched.

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)

  • Stewart Chapman, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Stewart Ingles Chapman, "Nova Scotia Births, 1864-1877"
  • Stewart J Chapman, "Nova Scotia Marriages, 1864-1918"

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