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John Clapp
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Birth: 1741
Windsor
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: May 7, 1823
Easthampton
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA

Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the War of the Revolution:
Clapp, John, Southampton. Return of men hired or enlisted into Continental Army from Capt. Lemuel Pomeroy's Co., sworn to at Southampton; joined Capt. Goodale's Co., Col. Putnam's Regt.; enlistment, three years; also, Pvt., Maj. Allen's Co., Col. Rufus Putnam's Regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from May 24, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; reported deserted Jan. 1, 1780, but served out the term of three years enlistment and more, as shown by certificate of Col. Putnam, dated West Point, Dec. 14, 1780; also, Capt. Nathan Goodale's Co., Col. Rufus Putnam's (4th) Regt.; muster return dated Albany, Feb. 9, 1778; mustered by Col. Woodbridge.

In June, 1769, John Clapp married Sarah Pomeroy 1751-1823, the daughter of Eldad Pomeroy and Bathsheba Howe of Easthampton, Massachusetts. 
 
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 Parents:
  Oliver Clapp (1717 - 1745)
 
 Children:
  Bathsheba Clapp Tinker*
  John Clapp (1780 - 1861)*
  Thomas Clapp (1783 - 1867)*
  James Clapp (1789 - 1849)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Grave is unmarked. SAR flagstaff on plot next to his sons.
 
Burial:
Main Street Cemetery
Easthampton
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Brian McCullough
Record added: Dec 12, 2009
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John Clapp
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John Clapp
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John Clapp
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Thank you for your service
- P.K. Magruder
 Added: Dec. 15, 2009
My great-great-great-great grandfather. Thank you for your service, Sir.
- Brian McCullough
 Added: Dec. 12, 2009
 
 
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