Hannah Josephine Waters

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

The Life Summary of Hannah Josephine

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.

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Family Time Line

Horatio Gates Robbins Waters
1832–1915
Hannah Josephine Waters
1837–1910
Marriage: 23 April 1856
Harriet "Hattie" Waters
1857–1883
Katherine May "Kate" Waters
1862–1929
Ida Waters
1868–
Franklin Levi Waters
1871–1944
Lottie O. Waters
1874–
Merton H Waters
1884–1901

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 April 1856Athol, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (7)

    1846
    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1863
    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

    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.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Water
    Watters
    Tydings

    Sources (18)

    • Hannah Waters in household of Levi R Waters, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Hannah Waters in entry for Willard C Richardson and Lottie O Waters, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
    • Hannah J Waters, "New York, State Death Index, 1880-1956"

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