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Edwin Clapp May 1, 1809 - July 27, 1884

Son of Jason Clapp
Born on May 1, 1809 in Pittsfield, Ma.
Died July 27, 1884

Married Emily Peck on June 26,1834.

Emily died on April 13,1840

Emily was the daughter of Jabez and Alice Peck.

Second wife: Mary Martin, married on December 30,1851

Born in Pittsfield on July 30 1818

Died on November 4, 1901

Daughter of Calvin and Mary Martin

Father was the first president of the Pittsfield Cemetery

The daughter Mary Clapp donated the chapel at the Pittsfield Cemetery in memory of her father. Mr. Clapp was a partner with his father Jason in the carriage business.

Was a successful business man and prominent in public affairs

He was the President of the Pittsfield Cemetery after his father-in-lawWas a director of the Agricultural National Bank

Director of the Berkshire County Savings Bank

Director of Pittsfield Coal Gas Company (Now Berkshire Gas)

Trustee of the Berkshire Anthenaeum

Had three children by the first marriage and two by the second