John Chapman 1811 - 1866/1840 US Census
The enumeration below is the 1840 U.S. Federal Census began June 1, 1840 in Claiborne, Tennessee.
The 1840 US Census for John Chapman enumerates 2 males between 20 and 30 years of age and 1 female between 40 and 50 years old. According to the 1850 U.S. Census for John, the estimated birth year would be 1811 and would place John at 29 years old as of the 1840 census. As well, our John Chapman did not marry until 1845.
- "United States Census, 1840," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9YYF-JHV?cc=1786457&wc=31SV-HZJ%3A1588669927%2C1588668202%2C1588665902 : 24 August 2015), Tennessee > Claiborne > Not Stated > image 75 of 114; citing NARA microfilm publication M704, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).