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. Samuel Clap's will:
“Item, I give to my son William Clap one part of a House and part of a Barn and one
fourth of a acres of Land lying in Hingham lying at Thomas Chubbuck and if not disposed
or Sold in my life time. If sold then I give my Son William Clap ten shillings in
lawful money forever.” Supreme Ct. Probate Rec. 1760–1830
, p. 57.