John Stalcop (c.1662 - c.1700)

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Birthplace: New Castle, New Castle, Delaware, United States
Death: Died in New Castle, Delaware Colony, United States
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About John Stalcop

John Johansson Stalcop was born in 1662.2 He was the son of Gunner Johan Andersson Stalcop and Christina Carlsdotter.1 John Johansson Stalcop witnessed the will of Gunner Johan Andersson Stalcop on 29 August 1679; His will made bequests to his wife, Christina Carlsdotter, and seven children.3 John Johansson Stalcop was naturalized in 1683 at New Castle County, Delaware; Naturalized by William Penn.1 He played a large role in the building of Holy Trinity (Old Swedes') Church by providing some of the land (inherited from his father) where the church is built after 1685 at Delaware.2 He married Annika Ericksson, daughter of Johan Ericksson, before 15 November 1687.2,1 John Johansson Stalcop was given the title to his father-in-laws plantation on 3 July 1689 at Lucas Point (now Carneys Point), Salem County, New Jersey.1

In 1693, John Johansson Stalcop was Head of Household on the census at Lucas Point (now Carneys Point), Salem County, New Jersey, Details provided: Member of Crane Hook Congregation. Owned 183 acres..1

He reaquired the one-fourth of the original Christina plantation (500 acres) which had been sold to Lars Corneliusson on 10 May 1693 at Christina, New Castle County, Delaware.4 He sold some 250 acres of land to the church for a glebe before 1700.2 He left a will on 1 July 1700; Named his wife and four children.1 He died in July 1700 at age 38 years. An unexpected death.2,1

Citations

1. [S428] J.D. Peter Stebbins Craig, Census 1693 (of Swedes), #165.

2. [S339] Larry S. Stallcup, "J. A. Stålcop".

3. [S428] J.D. Peter Stebbins Craig, Census 1693 (of Swedes), pg. 91.

4. [S428] J.D. Peter Stebbins Craig, Census 1693 (of Swedes), #101.

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John Stalcop's Timeline

1662
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New Castle, New Castle, Delaware, United States
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Age 22
New Castle, Delaware, United States
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New Castle, Delaware, United States
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New Castle, New Castle, DE, USA
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New Castle, Delaware, United States
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New Castle, Delaware Colony, United States
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