My Lapp Ancestors

My Lapp Ancestors

Omar Lapp

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This is a brief story of Michael and Mary Lapp and nine of their descendants that are the author's ancestors. It is about life in Chester Valley, Pa., in the 1700s, operating a hemp mill, moving to Soudersburg in 1810, eating rat poison, church division, life during depressions, farming tobacco, weddings, curing of migraine headaches and more. (68pp. illus. Author, 2019.)