Capt. Samuel Clapp

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Samuel Clapp

Birthplace: Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. Roger Clapp and Joanna Clapp
Husband of Hannah Clapp
Father of Samuel Clapp; Elizabeth Sumner and Hannah Clapp
Brother of William Clapp; Elizabeth Holmes; Experience Clapp; Waitstill Clapp; Capt. Preserved Clapp and 8 others
Half brother of John Clapp and Robert Clapp

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About Capt. Samuel Clapp

The town record of the Clapp family reads, "He was a wise and prudent man," says Mr. Blake, "partaking of the choice of spirit of his father, treading in his steps and making good his ground; he was eminent, treading for religion, and of a blameless and unspotted conversation. He was early and constantly employed in public affairs; was Captain of the military company, Representative for the town, and, the last seven years of his life, a Ruling Elder of the Church of Dorchester, where he lived."


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Capt. Samuel Clapp's Timeline

August 11, 1634
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
January 18, 1658
Age 23
Dorchester, Suffolk, MA
August 6, 1668
Age 33
Dorchester, MA
February 11, 1679
Age 44
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
September 13, 1681
Age 47
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
October 16, 1708
Age 74
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts
October 1708
Age 74
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
April 16, 1895
Age 74
April 16, 1895
Age 74
May 7, 1897
Age 74