Third Generation

14. George Mark3 Clapp (Uriah2, George1)(588) was born in VanBuren Co, Iowa December 19, 1872. George died June 19, 1955 in Manson, Chelan, Washington, at 82 years of age. from Chelan Valley Mirror, Chelan, Washington: George M Clapp, 82, Manson died Sunday after a long illness. Mr. Clapp was born in Iowa on Dec 19, 1872. He spent his early life there, moving to Oklahoma where he married Josephena Harth in 1908. The family moved to the Manson area in 1931. Surviving are two daughters Mrs. L. H. Newberry of Inglewood Colorado, and Lela McFadden of Manson; four sons, George Clapp of Wenatchee, Troy Clapp of Yakima, Charles Clapp of Wallace Idaho, and Harold Clapp of Manson; 12 grandchildren and eight-grandchildren.

He married twice. He married Minnie McMurphy in Kansas, 1894. Minnie was born in Indian Creek, Pulaski Co, Indiana April 10, 1878. Minnie died December 5, 1906 in Woods Co, Oklahoma, at 28 years of age. Burial: White Horse Cemetery Alva, Woods County, Oklahoma, USA

He married Josephena A Harth in Oklahoma, April 22, 1908. Josephena was born in Lostant County, Illinois March 18, 1881. Josephena was the daughter of William Henery Harth and Louisa Gentert. Josephena died December 6, 1974 in Manson, Chelan Co, Washington, at 93 years of age. buried at Riverview Cemetery in Chelan, Chelan County, Washington.

In the 1900 census Fritzlen Township, Woods County, Oklahoma page 171, George (age 21) is recorded with Minnie (age 21), Dottie (age 4), May (age 2), and Ray (age 1). They have been married for 6 years, have had 5 children with 3 living at the time of the census.

In the 1910 census Whitehouse, Woods Co, OK, George (age 37) is recorded with Josephine (age 29), Bertha May (age 12), George M Jr (age 4), and Herald H Clapp (age 7 months)

In the 1920 census Whitehouse, Woods Co, OK, George (age 47) is recorded with Josephine (age 39), George M Jr (age 14), Herald Clapp (age 10), Lela (age 8), Mary (age 3) and Charles (age 2).

In the 1930 census Whitehouse, Woods Co, OK, George (age 57) is recorded with Josephine (age 49), Herald M Clapp (age 20), Lela L (age 17), Mary V (age 13), Charles (age 12), Troy A (age 10) and Delia M (age 7)

George Mark Clapp and Minnie McMurphy had the following children:

child 15 i. Elma Emma4 Clapp was born in Kansas June 17, 1896. Dottie died February 15, 1903 in Woods Co, Oklahoma, at 6 years of age. Burial: White Horse Cemetery Alva, Woods County, Oklahoma, USA

child 16 ii. Bertha May Clapp was born in Woods Co, Oklahoma August 1897. Bertha died November 1965 in Colorado, at 68 years of age. Burial: Littleton Cemetery Littleton, Arapahoe County, Colorado, USA

child 17 iii. Guy Clapp was born in Woods Co, Oklahoma February 21, 1899. Guy died November 5, 1899 in Woods Co, Oklahoma, at less than one year of age. Burial: White Horse Cemetery Alva, Woods County, Oklahoma, USA

child 18 iv. Ray Clapp was born in Woods Co, Oklahoma November 21, 1899. Ray died February 6, 1903 in Talala, Rogers, Oklahoma, at 3 years of age. Burial: White Horse Cemetery Alva, Woods County, Oklahoma, USA

Found a Ray Clapp in the SSDI that I have used but the dates do not match from the 1900 census. The 1900 census has a birth of Feb 1899.

child 19 v. Edith M Clapp was born in Woods Co, Oklahoma January 3, 1901. Edith died January 27, 1903 in Woods Co, Oklahoma, at 2 years of age. Burial: White Horse Cemetery Alva, Woods County, Oklahoma, USA

child 20 vi. George Martin Clapp Jr was born in Whitehouse Twp, Woods Co, OK June 19, 1905. George died September 11, 1984 in Wenatchee, Chelan Co, Washington, at 79 years of age. Burial: Evergreen Memorial Park East Wenatchee, Douglas County, Washington, USA

George Mark Clapp and Josephena A Harth had the following children:

child 21 vii. Herald H Clapp was born in Whitehouse Twp, Woods Co, OK September 26, 1909. Herald died September 29, 1977 in Chelan Co, Washington, at 68 years of age. buried at Fraternal Cemetery Chelan, Chelan County, Washington

child 22 viii. Lela Louise Clapp was born in Whitehouse Twp, Woods Co, OK November 29, 1912. Lela died June 18, 1990 in Washington, at 77 years of age. Burial: Chelan Fraternal Cemetery Chelan, Chelan County, Washington, USA

child 23 ix. Mary Violet Clapp was born in Whitehouse Twp, Woods Co, OK November 24, 1916. Mary died April 3, 1945 in Manson, Chelan Co, Washington, at 28 years of age. Burial: Riverview Cemetery Chelan, Chelan County, Washington, USA She married Paul Arthur Russell in Ellensburgh, Washington, July 23, 1936.

Paul was born February 24, 1917. Paul died September 22, 2002 in Washington, at 85 years of age. Burial: Riverview Cemetery Chelan, Chelan County, Washington, USA

child 24 x. Charles C Clapp was born in Whitehouse Twp, Woods Co, OK 1918.

child 25 xi. Troy A Clapp was born in Whitehouse Twp, Woods Co, OK 1920.

child 26 xii. Delia M Clapp (living status unknown).

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