Orla Samiel Chapman

16 June 1888–18 August 1954 (Age 66)
Thayer, Neosho, Kansas, United States

The Life of Orla Samiel

When Orla Samiel Chapman was born on 16 June 1888, in Thayer, Neosho, Kansas, United States, his father, William Chapman, was 41 and his mother, Mary Euphemia GLENTZER, was 30. He lived in Labette, Labette, Kansas, United States in 1920 and Labette Township, Labette, Kansas, United States in 1940. He died on 18 August 1954, in Parsons, Labette, Kansas, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in South Center Cemetery, Thayer, Neosho, Kansas, United States.

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William Chapman
Mary Euphemia GLENTZER
Clarence Chapman
Laura Belle Chapman
Nancy A Chapman
John W Chapman
Frank Reid Chapman
Orla S. Chapman
Orla Samiel Chapman
Rose Mary Chapman
Robert Andrew Chapman
Logan Harold Chapman

Parents and Siblings

    William Chapman


    Mary Euphemia GLENTZER




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 18

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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)

  • Orla Chapman in household of Wm Chapman, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Orla S Chapman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Orley Chapman in household of William Chapman, "United States Census, 1920"

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