|Gordon Chaplin was born at 52 Park Road, Colwyn Bay, Wales in 1908 and like his eight brothers and sisters was taken to St Paul's Church, Colwyn to be baptised on 16 March 1908. Described as a labourer at the time of his wedding, he returned to St Paul's when he married Mabel Collinson, daughter of Thomas Collinson and Martha, on 20 December 1932.|
|Gordon and Mabel had 5 children.|
Peter Chaplin, James Chaplin, born 1 July 1935 and baptised at St Paul's on 21 July 1935,. John was to live for less than a year and was buried on 21 March 1936. Anthony Chaplin Gordon William Chaplin Diane Rosaline Chaplin
In 1937 Gordon was described as a Baker but he was in HM Forces during WW2. He died in about 1978.