CLAMP, Robert

1769 - 1808

Robert Clamp

Born in London in 1769. Tallow chandler and stipple engraver, he married at St Mary by the Wardrobe, London on 30 June 1791, Sarah Ennew (c.1770-1817). Robert moved from London to Ipswich where he died on 29 September 1808 and buried in St Nicholas churchyard six days later. In the 'Ipswich Journal' of 9 January 1813 his wife Sarah was advertising her school in St Nicholas Street, Ipswich. Their son was Robert Burcham Clamp [q.v.]