|J. Wilbur Chapman (1859-1918) was an American evangelist, revivalist and pastor. He wrote the words to the hymns One Day, Jesus! What A Friend for Sinners (Our Great Saviour) and 'Tis Jesus.|
Marriage and family:
J. Wilbur Chapman married Irene E. Steddon in May 10, 1882. She died a month after giving birth to their first child, Bertha Irene, born April 1, 1886.
Chapman married Agnes Pruyn Strain, November 4, 1888 and they had four children: Robert (who died in infancy), J. Wilbur, Jr., Alexander Hamilton, and Agnes Pruyn. Agnes died June 25, 1907.
Chapman married Mabel Cornelia Moulton on August 30, 1910. Mabel died May 13, 1969.