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Charles Clarke CHAPMAN

state commissioner

Charles Clarke CHAPMAN, State Commissioner of Immigration and Housing Commission. Member of K. T.; 32° Masons.

Background

CHAPMAN, Charles Clarke was born on July 2, 1853 in Macomb, 111. Son of Sidney S. and Rebecca Jane (Clarke) Chapman.

Education

Common Schools.

Career

Appointed Trustee. State Normal School, San Diego, Calif. Chairman. Board of Trustees, California Christian College, California, 1920 —. Commissioner of Immigration and Housing Commission, California, since 1925.

Mayor, Fullerton; Chairman, Selective Service Board, Northern Orange Company, Calif, during World War. Chairman State Young Men's Christian Association, California, 1914-1924. President Missionary Society, Southern California, 1902-1920.

Trustee, Pomona College, California, several years;. served as Delegate, to Republican National Convention, Chicago, 1916, at Cleveland, 1924. Author of many Company Histories.

Membership

Member of K. T.; 32° Masons. Clubs: Los Angeles Athletic, Pacific Coast (Long Beach).

Connections

Spouse Clara Irvin, September 3, 1898.