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This is page 5 of 19 tracing the history of the Chapple family of Devon. If you have a connection to any individual or family featured here, or if you want to leave us your feedback, contact us. Browse by clicking the last page/next page buttons or following the numbered (e.g. [2]) or parental ([Parents]) links.

The Chapple Family of Devon

23. Robert CHAPPLE [Parents]. Born 1726 & died about February 1817, age 91, in Axminster. Robert was buried 11/2/1817 in Membury.

On 16/4/1759 when Robert was 33, he married Ann CHARLES, in Axminster. Born in 1730, Ann died in July 1804 in Membury, age 74, and was buried there 10/7/1804.

They had the following children:

(1) Robert [32]. (2) Henry [33]. (3) John [34]. (4) William, born 1766. (5) Richard, baptized 17/4/1768 in Membury. (6) Ann, born 1773.

24. Joel CHAPPLE [Parents]. Born 1734 & died in 1810, age 76.

On 29/8/1765 when Joel was age about 31, he married Joan BAKER in Dalwood. Joan was born 1737. It is not known when she died.

They had the following child:

(1) Aserith, born 1766.

25. John CHAPPLE [Parents]. John’s baptism & death dates are unknown.

John married Mary, marriage date & maiden name  unknown.

They had the following children:

(1) John, born 1780. In 1805 when John was 25, he married Esther GRACE. (2) Francis, born 1787. (3) Thomas [35].

26. William CHAPPLE [Parents]. Baptized 27/6/1737 in Colyton & died 1800, age about 63.

In 1769, when William was age about 32, he married Ann SALTER.  Ann died in 1795.

They had the following children:

(1) Henry [36]. (2) Betty, born 1769. (3) Amos, born on 14/6/1772 in Colyton and baptized there 16/8/1772. Amos died in February 1844 in Colyton, age 71, and was buried there 2/3/1844. On 26/5/1808 when Amos was 35, he married Elizabeth GODFREY. There’s no evidence they had any children. (4) Nancy, born 1777.

27. Henry CHAPPLE [Parents]. It’s not known when Henry was born, but he died in May 1805 in Colyton and was buried there 10/5/1805. The burial record does not give his age at time of death.

On 18/2/1764, Henry married Elizabeth JOY, in Colyton. It’s not known when Elizabeth was born, but she died 8/4/1809 in Colyton and was there 12/4/1809.

They had the following children:

(1) William [37]. (2) Mary, born 6/12/1766. (3) Ann, born 7/8/1767. (4) Betty, born 1/4/1769. (5) Esther, born 7/12/1770 in Membury. It’s not known when Esther died. On 9/8/1802, when Esther was age 31, she married Richard HOOPER in Membury. (6) Henry, born 1/3/1773 in Colyton & baptized there 11/3/1773. Henry died 1/4/1773, age 1 month and was buried 6/4/1773. (7) Samuel, born 29/5/1779. Samuel died 28/2/1798, age 18. (8) Richard [38].

28. Amos CHAPPLE [Parents]. Born about 1740 (if age recorded at time of burial is accurate) and baptized 27/9/1747 in Dalwood, Amos died in July 1825 in Colyton and was buried there 7/7/1825, his age given as 85.

On 2/7/1777, when Amos was age about 36, he married Susannah WATTS in Shute. It’s not known when Susannah was born or died.

They had the following children:

(1) Anthony, born 1777. (2) John Watts, born 1777. (3) Mary, born 1784. (4) William, born 1788 & died in childhood. (5) William, born 1792.

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