Fannie Chappell (1894 - 1975)

A photo of Fannie Chappell
Fannie Chappell
1894 - 1975
updated February 06, 2019
Fannie Chappell was born on August 20, 1894. She died in January 1975 at 80 years old. We know that Fannie Chappell had been residing in Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina 29611.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Fannie Chappell Biography

With today's technology we are able to write and share our own history which lasts forever online. Our ancestors never had a chance to document their lives. This biography is dedicated to memorialize the life of Fannie Chappell, honor her ancestry & genealogy, and her immediate Chappell family.

Most Commonly Known Name

Fannie Chappell

First name

Fannie

Middle name

Unknown.

Maiden name

Unknown.

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Female

Birth

Fannie Chappell was born on

Death

Fannie Chappell died in

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Fannie.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Fannie Chappell?

Obituary

Unknown.

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Fannie's ethnicity and where did her parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

Unknown. Was Fannie a religious woman?

Last Known Residence

Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina 29611

Education

Did Fannie finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Fannie attend?

Professions

Share what Fannie did for a living or if she had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of Fannie's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did Fannie serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with her life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Fannie Chappell?
View other bios of people named Fannie Chappells
Back to Top

Fannie Chappell Family Tree

Fannie's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Chappell family tree.

Fannie's Family

Add a parent
Add a parent
Fannie Chappell
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

Friends:

Click to add friends & family.

Fannie's Family Photos

We currently do not have photos of Fannie Chappell. Below are potential family photos that share Fannie's last name or surname. Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Fannie during various points of her life

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Share Memories about Fannie

What do you remember about Fannie Chappell? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Fannie is remembered.

Fannie Chappell Obituary

This obit of Fannie Chappell is maintained by Fannie's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Fannie Chappell died in January 1975 at age 80. She was born on August 20, 1894. We have no information about Fannie's surviving family. We know that Fannie Chappell had been residing in Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina 29611.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of Fannie Chappell

1894 - 1975 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Fannie's lifetime

In 1894, in the year that Fannie Chappell was born, on March 12th, for the first time, Coca-Cola was sold in individual bottles as a drink for consumer consumption. Previously, it was sold as a syrup for upset stomachs - over the counter.

In 1941, Fannie was 47 years old when on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1959, by the time she was 65 years old, on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

In 1968, when she was 74 years old, on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

In 1975, in the year of Fannie Chappell's passing, on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

Other Biographies

Other Fannie Chappells

Fannie L Chappell
May 16, 1906 - Apr 12, 2002
Ocoee, FL
Fannie Chappell
Sep 4, 1893 - August 1974
Durant, Oklahoma
Fannie Chappell
Dec 23, 1916 - December 1981
Union Springs, Alabama
Fannie Chappell
Jun 19, 1892 - February 1978
Cincinnati, Ohio

Other Chappells

Freeman Chappell
Feb 24, 1906 - March 1982
Pickens, South Carolina
Beatrice Chappell
Mar 30, 1895 - May 1982
Cleveland, South Carolina
George E Chappell
May 3, 1915 - Jun 13, 1988
Raleigh, NC
Mildred R Chappell
Oct 24, 1922 - Feb 26, 2003
Fayetteville, GA
William Hix Chappell
Jan 27, 1926 - Oct 31, 2010
Lake Wales, Florida
Ralph H Chappell
Mar 18, 1925 - Oct 25, 1998
Easley, SC
Berlen M Chappell
Jul 24, 1927 - Oct 18, 2002
Pickens, SC
Juanita T Chappell
Jul 8, 1925 - Feb 26, 2001
Chester, SC
Juanita Elizabe Chappell
May 1, 1919 - Apr 17, 2004
Clearwater, FL
Betty Chappell
Jul 4, 1926 - July 1969
W Chappell
Nov 26, 1930 - Apr 15, 1995
Jamaica, NY
Willie H Chappell
Jul 16, 1928 - Aug 1, 1993
Greenwood, SC
Essie R Chappell
Mar 18, 1929 - Jul 25, 1998
Irmo, SC
Carlisle M Chappell
Aug 2, 1929 - Jun 24, 2003
Winnsboro, SC
Rudolph Christopher Chappell
Mar 10, 1927 - Nov 16, 2010
Chester, South Carolina
Sarah Chappell
Apr 4, 1898 - July 1979
Greenville, South Carolina
Leola Chappell
May 5, 1903 - Mar 18, 1999
Clinton, SC
Samuel J Chappell
Jan 14, 1920 - Jan 18, 2001
Westminster, SC
Mack D Chappell
Feb 2, 1932 - Nov 1, 1998
Liberty, SC
Odell Mcguffin Chappell
Aug 2, 1925 - Jul 7, 2009
South Carolina

Other Bios

Abalena H Cook
Oct 1, 1918 - Jan 15, 1995
Iva, SC
Frank Elgin
Apr 20, 1922 - May 1976
Carrie Reynolds
May 9, 1895 - February 1978
Pelzer, South Carolina
Ida Martin
Dec 15, 1884 - July 1974
Anderson, South Carolina
Moses Crosby
Feb 4, 1904 - June 1981
Anderson, South Carolina
George Sims
Dec 1, 1907 - June 1979
Monroe, North Carolina
Rufus Stone
Jul 31, 1894 - July 1962
South Carolina
James Gravley
Apr 14, 1893 - July 1962
Ohio
Lonnie Smith
Oct 15, 1915 - Mar 4, 1996
Sandy Springs, SC
James Wilson
Jun 7, 1911 - February 1987
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Raymond Lane Y
Nov 14, 1880 - January 1963
South Carolina
Theo Cook
Sep 13, 1896 - July 1975
Lexington, South Carolina
Geneva C Capell
Oct 10, 1922 - Oct 6, 2001
Greenville, SC
Nellie Nabors
May 1, 1903 - September 1981
Simpsonville, South Carolina
Rufus Lacy
Dec 20, 1918 - April 1952
Judge Singleton
Apr 30, 1906 - October 1975
Clemson, South Carolina
Cullen T Evans
Nov 29, 1909 - Dec 29, 1991
Abbie Watson
Aug 11, 1898 - January 1980
Honea Path, South Carolina
Jim Lyon
May 10, 1893 - December 1977
Anderson, South Carolina
Isaac Boyd
Jul 16, 1902 - August 1973
Easley, South Carolina
Success Stories from Biographies like Fannie Chappell
I have to tell you a VERY special story about how AncientFaces helped to reunite our family. For 13 years, I have been searching for my grandmother's missing sister. She just disappeared from the family in the 1930s without a trace. No one ever knew where or when she died or where she was buried. My years of searching have just run into dead ends, so I had given up. Today, out-of-the-blue, a young lady called me and said that she had seen a photograph on AncientFaces and one of the women in the photo was her grandmother! Little did I know that she had left a small child behind when she died so young of TB. You can imagine our shock and excitement at finding each other and a whole new family that we never knew existed. We only live one state away from each other and very soon plan to have all family members meet to share our sides of "the story" and of course, many, many more picturesl AncientFaces...... without you, this family may never have been complete and Aunt Grace would have been lost to us forever. I hope you realize what a valuable service you provide and how grateful we are to have found you. Thank you!!!! -Lynda B.
I never knew my biological family. My family is my mother and father who raised me. But, as I got older I got curious about my heritage. It took me years of investigation to finally discover my parents’ names. Well, I get goosebumps just writing this, I have found my biological family because of AncientFaces. Yes!! I did a search for my [parents' names] and was shocked to find a photo of them on AncientFaces! I cannot tell you the feeling that came over me when I saw this photo - to see the faces of my biological parents…JUST LIKE THAT. I left a comment on the photo and you won’t believe this - the owner of the photo is MY SISTER!!! Yes, I have a LITTLE sister! It turns out my parents were too young when they had me and had to give me up. My little sister knew I existed and wanted to find me but had no way of doing it. Thanks to you I am meeting my little sister for the first time next month. GOD BLESS YOU ANCIENTFACES. -Anonymous
We have found our missing relative entirely thanks to AncientFaces. We have received a much clearer photo of Captain Grant from his Son. The picture we on AncientFaces is an old yellowed newspaper photo. I am attaching the new photo and ask that you take the old one out and put the new clear picture in its place. With our Canadian Remembrance Day here in 2 days - the timing could not be better. Thank You, AncientFaces. My long lost Aunt is now 86 years old and her Son and I are talking by phone and e-mails. Captain Grant was his Father and died in France in 1944 and is buried there. By posting pictures of the visit to his gravesite - we connected through one of his brothers. Amazing that our prayers have been answered. Thank you -Beth B.
I came home for lunch yesterday and decided to look at my email before going back to work. The weekly newsletter that I subscribe to from the Logan Family History Center had this message in it about AncientFaces. I clicked on the link and the first search I did was for Woodruff, and Mamie was the first picture that came up. I could hardly stand it. I was late getting back to work. I had to add comments and write to you. Thank you for noticing her in the store and for the website. I can't help but wonder how many other family pictures may have ended up in that store and why. I also can't help but feel that it was meant to be and that there is a purpose that this picture is coming home as you say. What are the chances of this all just happening? It's amazing that you even picked it up at the store and then went to all the extra effort to post it. It makes me feel as though you have been my friend forever. It certainly has given me a connection to you, and I have a love for what you do. I just can't tell you how excited I am. I can't even hold it in. -Cathy K., Utah
I have previously submitted several pictures of my grandfather August Zemidat. I have tried for many years to find anyone with that name, and I have searched many genealogy web sites to no avail. Recently I was contacted by someone who saw my pictures on AncientFaces who may well be a cousin. She also provided me with information that seems to indicate her grandparents were my grandfather’s siblings. Considering the many years I have been searching for the name Zemidat, I find this is absolutely amazing that I have finally found a family member. Thank you AncientFaces -Ron D.
I love AncientFaces, a while back I saw that you had labeled Garcia surname pictures. At the time I didn’t have all my family facts for my research. Anyway, I wandered into your site just to check it out AND NOW 1 YEAR LATER I received a picture from an 87 year old aunt and guess what you had this very same picture on your site!! (They were my great aunts and my great-grandmother!). Thank you… -Angela M.
I have loved AncientFaces since I first found it, it's the first thing I check when I turn on the computer. There was a time when even in the most modest households there were three cherished possessions, a family Bible. a family album and a fancy lamp. It was usual for the family to gather in the parlour, generally on Sunday and talk, tell stories of family and friends with the photos in the albums as illustration. Sadly in our modern electronic age we have fallen away from the oral tradition and interest in history has waned. I was quite shocked on the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic to see so many comments from younger people who were surprised to learn that the Titanic wasn't just a movie. This is why AncientFaces is so important, to me it's the electronic age version of the oral tradition on a global scale and the sheer volume of people who follow, comment and contribute seems to prove the point. We are all grateful to you all for providing us with this wonderful site. - Arba M.