FATHER: Lebbeus Knapp   MOTHER: Rachel Storms
DOB: 14 July 1780   PLACE:

SPOUSE: Jane Goetchius   PLACE:
DOM: 21 July 1805   NOTES:

DOD: 25 August 1848   PLACE:
CEMETERY: Samuel Knapp Cemetery   LOCATION: Stony Point, New York
AGE: 68 years, 1 month, 11 days    Knapp cemetery is in Mount Rest Cemetery

1. Samuel Knapp
2. Levi Knapp
3. John Henry Knapp
4. Elizabeth Knapp 2 m. Abraham Berwick
5. Rachel Knapp
6. Delia Knapp m. William Goldsmith
7. Henry Goetchius Knapp

CHURCH: Methodist Episcopal Church (June 1832)
LOCATION: Stony Point, New York


SOURCES: Cole's History Of Rockland County (p. 183 & 332) - DeNoyelle's Family Tree - Knapp Ancestry (from Bill Knapp) Knapp DataBase
NOTE: The Stony Point Methodist Episcopal Church ... was erected in June 1834 and dedicated by Rev. Manning Force, on the 14th of June of the same year. The trustees were John J. Bulson, William H. Rose and Abraham Knapp. When he died, according to the standards of the day, Abraham Knapp was a wealthy man. He left each of his children $10,000.

Jane (Goetchius) and Abraham Knapp's Grave Samuel Knapp Cemetery - Stony Point, New York (click on photo to enlarge it)



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