The Samuel Chapman Family

Updated September 5, 2000


Welcome to the Samuel Chapman Family Page. Samuel and his wife, Sarah Smeed, immigrated from England in 1832. Twelve children were born to them. The eldest daughter married William D. Crawford, producing a branch of the tree with 15 more children. Both the Chapmans and William Crawford's famly were early residents of Des Moines County, Iowa, arriving in 1843 and 1837 respectively.
I would be pleased to share information, as well as several stories and obituaries that played a critical role in searching these families' trees.

Andree J.B. Swanson
Woodbridge, VA A-United States
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  • Chapman Family Tree (77 KB)
    Ancestors and descendants of Samuel Chapman and his wife Sarah Smeed
 

Family Photos

  • William D. Crawford and his sons (107 KB)
    (1897) Back: David, William, Frank; Front: William D. (father), John, Tom
  • Crawford Girls (88 KB)
    The elderly woman is Margaret Bartley Allardyce (Chapman) Crawford. To her right is Mary Anna (Crawford) Brower. The other daughters are Sally, Emma, Nettie and Elizabeth, in unknown order.
  • Samuel Chapman Letter (367 KB)
    A letter from the 1890's.
 

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