Jane Tapp

F, b. before 14 February 1627/28, d. 31 October 1703
FatherEdmund Tapp II b. 1591, d. b 26 Apr 1653
MotherAnna (?) d. a 17 Aug 1673
Courtesy of Diane Graviee - findagrave.com
     Jane was born in Bennington, Herefordshire, England. She was christened there on 14 February 1627/28 in St. Peter's Church.1 Jane married Robert Treat, son of Richard Treat and Alice Gaylord, during the evening of Christmas 1647, at a spinning bee in the Tapp family home in Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut.2 Jane departed this life on Wednesday, 31 October 1703 in New Haven. She was buried there in the Milford Cemetery. The inscription on her stone reads: "1703 Heere Lieth Interrd Mrs. Jane Treat aged 75 years and Dyed the Last ... [rest missing or buried in ground]".3


Robert Treat b. b 25 Feb 1624/25, d. 12 Jul 1710


  1. [S2241] Craig Partridge, The English Origin of Edmund Tapp of New Haven and Milford, Connecticut, page 68.
  2. [S1205] The History & Genealogy Unit of the Connecticut State Library, Robert Treat, According to tradition, they were married at the Tapp house at a spinning bee on Christmas night. However, no record of the marriage appears in the State Library's Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records or Church Records Index.
  3. [S953] Find a grave - www.findagrave.com.