Clarissa HULL

1795–August 1880 (Age 85)
New York, United States

The Life of Clarissa

When Clarissa HULL was born in 1795, in New York, United States, her father, Jabez Hull Sr, was 25 and her mother, Lydia Vinal, was 19. She married Oren Miles in 1812, in New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. She lived in Paw Paw Township, DeKalb, Illinois, United States in 1850. She died in August 1880, in Cayuga, Aurelius, Cayuga, New York, United States, at the age of 85.

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Oren Miles
Clarissa HULL
Marriage: 1812
Permelia Miles
Oren Miles
Hulda Miles
Mary Miles
Juline D Miles
Ann Eliza Miles

Spouse and Children

New York City, New York, United States


    Permelia Miles



    Hulda Miles


    Mary Miles



+1 More Child

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+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 2

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Age 23

Illinois is the 21st state.

Name Meaning

English:1. variant of Hill 1. 2. from a pet form of Hugh .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clarrissa Miles in household of Oren Miles, "United States Census, 1850"
  • 1870 United States Federal Census
  • U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules, 1850-1885

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