Clarissa Seward

27 December 1792–20 January 1850 (Age 57)
Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Clarissa

When Clarissa Seward was born on 27 December 1792, in Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, her father, David Seaward, was 44 and her mother, Mabel Field, was 35. She married Deacon Horace B. G Bartlett in April 1814, in Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 20 January 1850, in Paris, Oneida, New York, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Paris, Oneida, New York, United States.

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Deacon Horace B. G Bartlett
Clarissa Seward
Marriage: April 1814
Richard Bartlett
William Seward Bartlett
Sarah Clarissa Bartlett
George Chapman Bartlett
Mary Frances Bartlett
Frances Clarissa Bartlett

Spouse and Children

    Deacon Horace B. G Bartlett



April 1814
Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States


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World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 5

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Age 16

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English personal name representing two originally distinct personal names, Siward and Seward, Old English Sigeweard and Sǣweard, composed of the elements sige ‘victory’ and sǣ ‘sea’ + weard ‘guard’, ‘protect’. They became confused in the late Old English period.2 English: occupational name for a swineherd, from Old English ‘pig’ + hierde ‘herdsman’.3 Irish: when not of English origin (see 1 above) a reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Suaird, Ó Suairt, usually Anglicized as Sword .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clarrissa Seaward, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Clarissa Seward Bartlett, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Clarrissa Seaward, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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