|First appearance:||"The Ghost Who Walks"|
|Created by:||Peter David, Joe Orlando &|
Samuel Chessman was one of three brothers, the others being Jeremy Chessman & Tiberius Chessman. They were group of pirates who called themselves The Chessmen. They managed to capture the 13th Phantom and looked upon his unmasked face before stealing both his Skull and Good Mark rings. They then sold him into Slavery. The 13th Phantom eventually tracked The Chessmen down and Samuel was presumed killed after jumping out a window and being caught in a noose before being pulled up onto the roof.
This list of appearances is considered to be complete, with reservations for the possibility of mistakes.
|1||"The Ghost Who Walks"||David||Orlando, Janke|
|2||"Across the Great Divide"||David||Orlando, Janke|
|3||"In Over Their Heads"||David||Orlando, Janke|
|4||"The Phantom Strikes Back"||David||Orlando, Janke|