Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Tappans in:
 • Union Cemetery
 • Steubenville
 • Jefferson County
 • Ohio
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
Benjamin Tappan
Birth: May 25, 1773
Northampton
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 20, 1857
Steubenville
Jefferson County
Ohio, USA

Democrat Senator from Ohio. He served in the US Senate from 1839-1845. In 1844 he was censured by the Senate for passing copies of a proposed treaty with Texas to the press. (bio by: Tim Crutchfield) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Benjamin Tappan (1747 - 1831)
  Sarah Homes Tappan (1748 - 1826)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Wright Tappan (1778 - 1822)*
 
 Children:
  Benjamin Tappan (1812 - 1884)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Tappan (____ - 1793)*
  Sarah Tappan Stoddard (1771 - 1852)*
  Benjamin Tappan (1773 - 1857)
  Rebecca Tappan Edwards (1775 - 1857)*
  Lucy Tappan Pierce (1777 - 1858)*
  John Tappan (1781 - 1871)*
  Elizabeth Tappan Phoenix (1790 - 1819)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Steubenville
Jefferson County
Ohio, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
Record added: Nov 28, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8136774
Benjamin Tappan
Added by: Tim Crutchfield
 
Benjamin Tappan
Added by: Louis Pecek
 
Benjamin Tappan
Added by: Louis Pecek
 
There are 2 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 4, 2014

- Tracey Reid
 Added: Apr. 20, 2012

-Anonymous
 Added: May. 25, 2010
There are 18 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.3 after 14 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service