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Profiles

  • Abigail Tilden (1659 - 1736)
    Abigail CLAPP, daughter of Thomas Clapp & his 3rd wife, Abigail Wright, was born 1, 2 on 29 Jan 1659/1660 in Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. She died 3 on 2 Feb 1736 in Marshfield, Pl...
  • Abigail King (1675 - 1713)
  • Abigail Clapp (1674 - 1740)
    On 17 Jan 1694/5 when Joseph Clapp was 26, he married Abigail Allen, daughter of Dea. Joseph Allen (15 May 1650-20 Mar 1726/7) & Ruth Leeds (2 Oct 1652-), in Braintree, MA. Born on 28 Feb 1673/4 in Bra...
  • Pvt. Adam Clapp (1754 - 1841)
    Adam Clapp BIRTH 10 Dec 1754 Orange County, North Carolina, USA DEATH 15 Aug 1841 (aged 86) Union County, Illinois, USA BURIAL Saint Johns Cemetery Dongola, Union County, Illinois, USA MEMORIAL ID 534...
  • Alice Clapp (c.1502 - 1555)
    Family William Clapp (son of Thomas Clapp) was born in about 1500 in Sidbury, Devonshire, England. He married Alice (___) about 1526 in Sidbury. He wrote his will on 29 May 1555 as Yeoman of Harpford...

About the Clapp surname

The Clapp/Clap family appears to have originated in southwestern England. Records of family members probably began to appear there in the 15th century. English settlements common to the family include:

Some family members migrated out of England in the 17th century. Colonial settlements common to those members in the 17th century include:

earliest family member in the Geni database: _ Clapp

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