Show Summary Details

Page of
<p>Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see <a href="" target="_blank">Privacy Policy</a> and <a href="/page/legal-notice" target="_blank">Legal Notice</a>).</span></p><p>date: 21 July 2019</p>

Chapman, Charleslocked

  • P. J. Marshall


Chapman, Charles (1752–1809), East India Company servant and emissary to Vietnam, was born on 23 November 1752, son of Charles Chapman (d. c.1796), army officer. After the obligatory attendance at a commercial academy, in his case at Hoxton, Chapman was appointed a writer in the ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

British Library, Oriental and India Office Collections
R. G. Thorne, ed., , 5 vols. (1986)
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London