Robert A. and Cora (Bainbridge) Chapman, 6 North 51 West



In 1900 McDonough County, Illinois, Robert is 15, with parents George 49 and Alice 42. Edward is 11, Arthur G. 10, Lydia M. 8 and Catherine 2.

George and Sarah Alice Chapman are in Denver in 1910, a machinery salesman.
George is buried in Denver 1851-1914 # 55629227, with Alice S. (Sanders) Chapman 1859-1931 # 55629226.
(Nyda M. Westfall 1892-1975 is buried in Kansas City, # 104353096.)

In 1900 Weld County, Colorado, Cora Bainbridge is born Feb 1885 in Illinois. Her father Joseph 39, married five years, has no spouse. Flora is 17, Cora 15.
. Robert A. Chapman and Cora Emily Bainbridge married December 15, 1908, recorded in Logan COunty.
In 1910 Logan County, on Main Street in Sterling, Robert is a barber, 25, with Cora 25, both born in Illinois, with Beatrice Alice three months old.

Robert claimed a quarter in 9, 6N 51W in 1913.
Robert Avolet Chapman registered for WWI in Sterling, born March 5, 1885, wia real estate investment with Cora.

They're in Pomona, California in 1920, with Beatrice 9. Robert is a real estate dealer.

Robert is a food salesman in 1930 San Bernardino, with Cora and Beatrice

In 1940 Maricopa County, Arizona, Robert is 65, divorced, a soft drink salesman.

Cora is in Los Angeles in 1940, divorced, no occupation.
He registered for WWII in San Bernardinno, born March 5, 1885 in Knox County, Illinois.
Beatrice Esler is 30, in Los Angeles, with Lisle M. 31 and Lisle H. 6.

Cora is buried in Los Angeles 1885-1953 # 85858530.

Robert, born March 5, 1885, died June 13, 1956 in San Bernardino County. He's buried in San Bernardino # 139765945 "Brother to Nida Westfall and Kathryn Carver and Arthur and Edward Chapman."

June 15, 1956 "Robert Avolet Chapman, 71, of 1096 E. 5th St., died Wednesday in a San Bernardino hospital. A native of Sterling, Colo., he was a resident of San Bernardino and California 30 years. He was a grocery salesman and a former member of the Elks Club."


Beatrice, born January 25, 1910, died September 30, 1977 in Los Angeles.


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