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Prudence Clapp

Birthdate: (35)
Birthplace: Sudbury, Devon, England
Death: Died in Dorchester (within present Boston), Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Nicholas Clapp, Sr. and Elizabeth Clapp
Wife of Deacon Edward Clapp and Roger Clap
Mother of Elizabeth Blake; Prudence Peck; Ezra Clapp; Susanna Clapp; Abigail Clapp and 1 other
Sister of Dea. Thomas Clapp; Richard Clapp, of Sudbury; Jane Searle Pope Pyle; Redigon Capen; Barbara Weld-Stoddard (Clapp) and 3 others

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About Prudence Clapp


1Clapp, Ebenezer, The Clapp Memorial: Record of the Clapp Family in America (Boston: D. Clapp & Son, 1876.), p. 92, Los Angeles Public Library, 929.2 C589.

2Mary & John Clearing House (Burton W. Spear, Editor), "American Descendants of Richard Clapp," Search for the Passengers of the "Mary & John," (1990) (Toledo, Ohio.), 13:53, 54.

3Sumner, Edith Bartlett, Descendants of Thomas Farr of Harpswell, Maine (Los Angeles: American Offset Printers, 1959.), pp. 56, 61, Family History Library, 929.273 F24s.

4Blake, Francis Everett, Increase Blake of Boston, His Ancestors and Descendants (Boston, Massachusetts: David Clapp & Son, 1898. FHL US/CAN Film #897,489 Item 6.), p. 28, Family History Library.

5Holman, Mary Lovering, Ancestry of Colonel John Harrington Stevens and His Wife Frances Helen Miller (Concord, New Hampshire: Rumford Press, 1948-52.), 1:278, 1:280, Family History Library, 929.273 St47h.

6Anderson, Robert Charles, George F. Sanborn, Jr., Melinde Lutz Sanborn, The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635 (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999-2007.), 2:78, Los Angeles Public Library, Gen 974 A549-1.

7Smith, Dean Crawford, The Ancestry of Eva Belle Kempton 1878-1908 (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1996.), 4:128, Family History Library, 929.273 K329sm.

8Stott, Clifford L., "Humphrey Blake (1494-1558) and His Descendants in New England and South Carolina," NEHGR 163:4 (Oct 2009) (New England Historic, Genealogical Society.), p. 288, Los Angeles Public Library.

9Torrey, Clarence Almon, New England Marriages Prior to 1700 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1985.), p. 153, Los Angeles Public Library, Gen 974 T694.


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Prudence Clapp's Timeline

Sudbury, Devon, England
June 22, 1633
Age 26
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts
December 28, 1637
Age 30
Dorchester, Massachusetts Bay Colony
May 22, 1640
Age 33
Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (present USA)
Age 35
Dorchester (within present Boston), Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
November 1648
Age 35
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts
February 27, 1650
Age 35
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Age 35
Dorchester, Massachusetts
December 10, 1912
Age 35