ABRAHAM KNAPP 1

 

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

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

 DEATH
 
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

 CHILDREN
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

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

  MILITARY SERVICE
WAR/RANK:
NOTES:

 PROFESSION/MISC. INFO
 
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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