CHAPMAN, Isham J. 1??? — 1???. British Colonial Officer in Ceylon. Captain of Royal Artillery. Relatives in I.C.S. (see Buckland). One Captain Isham Chapman died in 1852, but the rare name seems to be quite common in the family and he seems to have been naval officer.
Publications: “Some Additional Remarks upon the Ancient City of Anurájapura or Anurádhapura, and the Hill Temple of Mehentélé, in the island of Ceylon”, JRAS 13, 1852, 164-178.
Sources: Not in Br. Biogr. Arch. 1st & 2nd series.