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Shadrach Hapgood

Male 1747 - 1818  (70 years)


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  • Name Shadrach Hapgood 
    Born 1 Oct 1747  Harvard, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Jan 1818 
    Person ID I145  Puffer Genealogy
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2013 

    Father Shadrach Hapgood,   b. 6 Nov 1704, Harvard, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1782, Harvard, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Wetherbee,   b. 21 Apr 1715,   d. 30 Nov 1808, Harvard, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 1732 
    Family ID F5280  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elisabeth Keep,   b. 20 Apr 1750, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1826, Harvard, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 23 Jul 1770  Harvard, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Lucy Hapgood,   b. 9 Dec 1775,   d. 29 Oct 1851, Shirley, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +2. Mercy Hapgood,   b. 9 Dec 1775,   d. 29 Oct 1850, Shirley, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Jabez Hapgood,   b. 30 Sep 1781,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Shadrach Hapgood,   b. 16 Dec 1783, Harvard, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1853, Harvard, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 24 May 2014 
    Family ID F6202  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Patriot soldier appears with rank of private on muster and pay rolls of C aptain Samuel Hill's company, Colonel Josiah Whitney's regiment. He enl isted in August 1777, serving for six days during which he marched to t he Bennington Alarm from Harvard. He re-enlisted as private in the same c ompany and regiment in October 1777 for another 4 days, and again serve d for twenty-four days under Lieutenant Colonel Ephraim Sawyer. He was a m ember of Committee of Correspondence and Safety in 1781 and later a Sel ectman.