Mr. John Chapman; first owner, entrepreneur, cotton farmer & one of Twiggs County’s wealthiest mid-nineteenth century citizens.
i. Land deeded by his father William Chapman. (d. 1848)
ii. Since 1807, the Chapman family were landowners.
iii. William Chapman drew Land Lot 111 during 1807 Land Lottery.
iv. 1830 John Chapman acquired Land Lot 112 & part of lot 85.
v. John Chapman married 4 times & had 9 children. (d. 1892)
vi. Last wife & children ran Hollywood Farms until 19o6.
“How inspiring to see the 3 eldest siblings wanting to leave the best possible legacy for their family’s future generations
and for my future family members whom I’m sure
will one day visit this place!”
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and see what we are doing, how we are doing it, and why we’re doing it.
By doing the right things & doing them the right way,
this foundation is inspiring many to see Hollywood Farms
as a leader of change and as a true representation
of a conscientious sporting estate.”