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Dexter Elisha Clapp
Birth: Jun. 7, 1830
North Bergen
Genesee County
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 20, 1882
Yates Center
Woodson County
Kansas, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He served during the Civil War first as a Captain in the 148th New York Volunteer Infantry, then as Lieutenant Colonel of the 38th United States Colored Troops. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant and meritorious services". After the war he served as United States Consul in Buenos Aires, Argentina from 1871 to 1873. 
 
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  Mary C. Van Slyck Clapp (1839 - 1919)*
 
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Burial:
Yates Center Cemetery
Yates Center
Woodson County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section 11, Lot 1
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Jul 16, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7690914
Dexter Elisha Clapp
Added by: Harold & Wanda Blackwell
 
Dexter Elisha Clapp
Added by: Harold & Wanda Blackwell
 
Dexter Elisha Clapp
Added by: Harold & Wanda Blackwell
 
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- Tracey Reid
 Added: Jun. 20, 2016
Thank you, sir for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jun. 7, 2016

- Rebecca Marden
 Added: Dec. 24, 2014
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