Biography of Almond Trapp
Tompkins County, NY Biographies





Trapp, Almond, was born in Dryden in 1820. His father, William, came to Dryden in 1810, among the early settlers. Our subject was educated in the public schools, and is a self made man. At the age of twenty five he married Malvina Thomas, daughter of Michael Thomas, of Dryden, and they have had four daughters, two surviving: Mrs. Cora Givens and Mrs. George Nye. In 1848 Mr. Trapp bought the John Hutchings farm, and in 1860 purchased part of the Thomas Givens property, having fifty acres, and also a residence and twelve building lots in Cortland. Mr. Trapp is a respected citizen of the town and a much respected man.

From:
Landmarks of Tompkins County, New York
Including a History of Cornell University
Edited by: John H. Selkreg
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1894


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