When Hannah Josephine 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, in Champlain, Clinton, New York, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Champlain, Clinton, New York, United States.
English and Scottish: variant of Water 1 and 2, with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.
Irish: when not the English surname, this is an Anglicized form of various Gaelic names taken to be derived from uisce ‘water’ (see for example Haskin , Hiskey ).
History: James Waters came from London, England, to Salem, MA, in 1630. Lawrence Waters came to Charlestown, MA, from Lancaster, England, in 1675.