Rev. Samuel Porter Delap

Rev. Samuel Porter Delap

Male 1831 - 1907  (75 years)    Has more than 100 ancestors and 27 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Samuel Porter Delap  [1
    Prefix Rev. 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born 15 Dec 1831  Steuben Co, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Apr 1907  South Hancock, Waushara Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Hancock Cemetery, South Hancock, Waushara Co, WI. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I101966  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2008 

    Father Rev. Ambrose Corkin Delap,   b. 1803, New York State Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1893-1894, Point Bluff, Adams Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Lovinia Andros,   b. 13 Dec 1803, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1832, Turkey Hills, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Married Dec 1826 
    Siblings 1 sibling 
    Family ID F40048  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Amrett Elizabeth Drake,   b. 16 May 1837, Le Roy?, Genesee Co, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1905, Waushara Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 14 Jul 1853  Millville, Grant Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ambrose Delap,   b. 4 Aug 1854,   d. Bef 1860  (Age 5 years)
     2. Ermina 'Mina' C. Delap,   b. 22 Sep 1855, Monroe, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1926  (Age 70 years)
     3. Cyrus P. Delap,   b. 18 Jan 1857, Monroe, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Eunice G. Delap,   b. 16 May 1860, Monroe, Vernon Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +5. Albert Hamilton Delap,   b. 7 Jun 1862, Waushara Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1933, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     6. Cassie Porter Delap,   b. 21 Sep 1865, Monroe, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +7. Omri Samuel Delap,   b. 11 Mar 1868, Monroe, Vernon Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +8. LuGene Wesley Delap,   b. 3 Apr 1871, Point Bluff, Adams Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1946, New Lisbon, Juneau Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     9. Annette 'Nettie' B. Delap,   b. 3 Feb 1874, Vernon Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1953  (Age 78 years)
     10. Ina A. Delap,   b. 8 Jul 1880,   d. 24 Mar 1911  (Age 30 years)
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2000 
    Family ID F40858  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Came west at the age of 16, about 1847. Listed as a farmer in the 1850 census in Monroe, Green Co., WS, (14 Aug,1850) with land worth $200. He redeemed the SE 1/4 of the NE 1/4 of sect 27, T12 R6, (40 acres) at a tax sale on 4 Jan 1865 for $5.50. It had been deeded to E. B. Burton on 30 Jun 1860.. The taxes were due 1856 (certificate 67) and a sale held 17 Apr 1857. He was ordained a Wesleyan Methodist minister in 1860. President of the Wesleyan Conference in 1868. Health failed in 1906. Cared for at the home of Martin Sullivan of South Hancock in his last days. Had ten children. Six living at his own death.
      'Converted' at age 13. Service conducted by Rev. Helms at the Martin Sullivan home. Eight of ten children attended the funeral. Albert and Ina unable to come.

  • Sources 
    1. [S206] Andrews Memorial, Alfred Andrews, (A.H. Andrews & Co., Chicago 1872 , 929.2?), Person # 802 Lovinia Andros (Reliability: 0).

    2. [S223] US Census, 1850 census (Reliability: 0).



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