Daclapan, the historical name of this
barangay, was named after several men
who discovered a big and wide fishing
ground, and called it Dakkel a Kallapan.
It was shortened to Daclapan. To be
more specific, why it was called Dakkel
a Kallapan, this barangay was surrounded
by sea from north
In the latest survey, the number of inhabitants is more than a thousand people. The people of Daclapan live in a simple way of life. People in this barangay live by fishing and farming.