William Clapp

5 July 1636–22 September 1638 (Age 2)
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of William

When William Clapp was born on 5 July 1636, in Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Roger Channon Clapp Cpt, was 27 and his mother, Joanna Ford, was 19. He died on 22 September 1638, in Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 2.

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Family Time Line

Roger Channon Clapp Cpt
1609–1690
Joanna Ford
1617–1695
Capt. Samuel Clapp
1634–1708
Thanks Clapp
1650–1650
William Clapp
1636–1638
Elizabeth Clapp
1638–1711
Experience Clapp
1640–1640
Waitstill Clapp
1641–1643
Preserved Clapp Sr
1643–1720
Experience Clapp
1645–
Hopestill Clapp
1647–1719
Wait Clapp
1649–1717
Desire Clapp
1652–1717
Thomas Clapp
1655–1670
Unite Clapp
1656–1664
Supply Clapp
1660–1686

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Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly Bristol): from Middle English clop(pe) ‘lump’, ‘hillock’ (from Old English clopp(a)), applied either as a topographic name or as a nickname for a large and ungainly person.2 Variant spelling of German Klapp .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Massachusetts: Vital Records, 1620-1850 - Southampton-V1 - pg 279
  • Thomas Tolman Family Org. Death sources
  • Thomas Tolman Family Org. birth sources

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