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textile executive , association official.

James Alfred Chapman, American textile executive, association official. Member American Cotton Manufacturers Institute (president 1959), Southern Textile Association (president 1923), South Carolina. Textile Manufacturers Association (president 1940-1943).; Rotarian.

Background

Chapman, James Alfred was born on March 29, 1893 in Middlesboro, Kentucky, United States. Son of James Alfred and Rachel (McMaster) Chapman.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wofford College, 1913, Doctor of Laws, 1956.

Career

Bank of Spartanburg, South Carolina., 1914-1916. With Inman Mills (South Carolina.), since 1916, successively, superintendent, vice president, 1923-1937, president, treasurer, 1937-1964, chairman of the board, since since 1964, also director. Director Commercial National Bank, Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, Spartan Radiocasting Company, Clifton Manufacturing Company.

Membership

Member American Cotton Manufacturers Institute (president 1959), Southern Textile Association (president 1923), South Carolina. Textile Manufacturers Association (president 1940-1943).

Connections

Married Martha Marshall, June 16, 1920. Children: James Alfred, W. Marshall, Robert F., Joseph W., Hugh M. With First National.

father:
James Alfred Chapman

mother:
Rachel (McMaster) Chapman

spouse:
Martha Marshall

children:
James Alfred Chapman

W. Marshall Chapman

Robert F. Chapman

Joseph W. Chapman

Hugh M. With First National Chapman