Hannah J Waters

24 October 1837–14 March 1910 (Age 72)
New York, United States

The Life of Hannah J

When Hannah J Waters was born on 24 October 1837, in New York, United States, her father, John Waters, was 37 and her mother, Olive Naomi Richardson, was 36. She married Horatio Gates Robbins Waters on 23 April 1856, in Athol, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Clinton, New York, United States in 1900 and Champlain, Champlain, Clinton, New York, United States in 1905. She died on 14 March 1910, at the age of 72.

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Horatio Gates Robbins Waters
Hannah J Waters
Marriage: 23 April 1856
Hattie Waters
Kate Waters
Ida Waters
Franklin Levi Waters
Lottie O. Waters
Merton H Waters

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23 April 1856
Athol, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States


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World Events (7)


Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 26

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 26

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from an altered form of the personal name Walter .2 English: variant of Water 2.3 Irish: when not the English surname, an Anglicized form of various Gaelic names taken to be derived from uisce ‘water’ ( see for example Haskin , Hiskey , Tydings ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Hannah J Waters in household of Horatio G R Waters, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Hannah J Waters in household of Horatio G R Waters, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Hannah Waters in household of Horatius Waters, "United States Census, 1870"

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