The information that I have regarding this generation:
Solomon Lightcap (Liebkap,Liepgeip,Litchcap,Leibgap) was born in Germany???, died August 3, 1780-81, was married to a Catherine Gallatin, born ?, a daughter of Nicholas Gallatin.Their children were Solomon Lightcap born 1725-1726, Bucks Co, Pa, died September 23, 1805, Mifflin Twp., Cumberland County, Pa,married March 7, 1754, Trappe New Providence Twp, Montogomery Co, Pa, to Mary Howe, born 1731-34, died 1807-08?, Mifflin Twp., Cumberland Co, Pa. a daughter of Thomas Howe and Margaret Op den Graff (Updengraff)Solomon and Mary (Howe) Lightcap are buried in the Big Spring Cemetery, Pennsburgh Twp, Newville, Cumberland County, Pa; Michael Lightcap born ?, married to Marie (Mary) Magdalena; Jacob Lightcap married to Elizabeth Shibler (Shubler); Anna Maria (Mary) Lightcap was married to John Wolfinger; Cahterine Lightcap married November 25, 1760 to Jacob Gruber; Elizabeth Lightcap born June 23, 1746 married _________ Shulp; Hester (Ester) Lightcap was married to Philip Tranger; Magdeline (Margaret) Lightcap was married to ____________ Oldhouse; Maria Elizabeth (Mary Elizabeth Lightcap was married to Henry Schelp.
Solomon Lightcap d. 1805, married to Mary Howe did participoate in the American Revolution, Conducted Patriotic Service. Refer to DAR records for Judith Ann Lightcap Cope, and Helen Fay Lighcap Campbell.
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