|Death: ||May 7, 1823|
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.
Oliver Clapp (1717 - 1745)
Bathsheba Clapp Tinker*
John Clapp (1780 - 1861)*
Thomas Clapp (1783 - 1867)*
James Clapp (1789 - 1849)*
Note: Grave is unmarked. SAR flagstaff on plot next to his sons.
Main Street Cemetery
Created by: Brian McCullough
Record added: Dec 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45357669
Thank you for your service|
Added: Dec. 15, 2009
My great-great-great-great grandfather. Thank you for your service, Sir.|
Added: Dec. 12, 2009