Friends of Hastings Cemetery

In St Michael's Cathedral, Barbados are recorded the death of his first wife, and a young son of his second marriage.

Martha Elizabeth/Beloved wife of / Peter Chapman/who died 17th June 1842/Aged 20 Years

In memory of | Benjamin Thomas, | son of Peter and Mary Emlin Chapman | Born September 29th 1857; | Died March 6th 1859, | Aged 17 months and 5 days. |

James Dottin Dalton Newsam was buried on June 8, 1859 in the Cathedral (St Michael's Parish Church) at age 65.  According to his will:

His house and premises in Hastings to be sold as soon as possible after his death ……. And he appointed his wife Maria and friend Peter Chapman (solicitor) as executors. May 6, 1858.

Nearby in the Cemetery, in A0 A04 and A06 are buried members of the Harte family.  


AO A12
Chapman Peter James
Born February 1854
Died 1st November 1884, aged 30
Second son of Peter Chapman, Esq., of Barbados, West Indies.

AO A05
Chapman Laura Margaret
Born 15 December 1850, died 17th August 1877, aged 26
Youngest daughter of the late Peter Chapman, Esq., of Barbados, West Indies
“My soul has longed for my salvation”

“He is our peace”


Peter Chapman & Family cont.

AO A10

Chapman, Mary Emilia

Died March 1938

AO A12

AO A10

AO A05

 AO A11

AO A11

Chapman, Elizabeth Harriet

Died October 1887, aged 39

Second daughter of Peter Chapman Esq. of Barbados