When Clara F Guss was born on 4 May 1864, in Mifflintown, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Uriah Guss, was 43 and her mother, Catharine Sieber, was 40. She married George Brenton Hittle on 16 December 1886, in Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Pierce, North Dakota, United States for about 10 years and Wolford, Pierce, North Dakota, United States for about 10 years. She died on 4 July 1949, at the age of 85.
English (Kent): from the Old Swedish personal name Guse, Gusse.
South German (Güss): topographic name for someone who lived near a torrent or on a flood plain, from Middle High German güsse ‘flood, flooding’. Compare Guess .