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19. James KNAPP was born on 21 February 1690 in Newtown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

James married (1) 2 Apr 1714 to Elizabeth Bond. She was born 11 Oct 1691 and died 12 Jan 1716. He married (2) Mary, daughter of Nathaniel Fiske, on 30 Oct 1716. She died 21 Feb 1732. James lived in Newton, Worcester, and Watertown.

James KNAPP and Mary FISKE were married on 30 October 1716. Mary FISKE was born (date unknown).

James KNAPP and Mary FISKE had the following children:

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Elisha KNAPP was born on 6 December 1725 in Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts. He died in 1806 at the age of 81 in Windham County, Vermont.

Revolutionary War Service:
Knapp, Elisha. Petersham. Private, Capt. Jonathan Sibley's co., Col. Luke Drury's regt.; enlisted Aug. 18, 1781; marched Aug. 23, 1781; arrived at camp Aug. 31, 1781; discharged Nov. 29, 1781; service, 3 mos. 22 days, including 10 days (200 miles) travel home; residence, Petersham; enlisted for town of Petersham; regiment raised for 3 months.