Clarissa Joiner

15 December 1786–11 October 1851 (Age 64)
Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States

The Life of Clarissa

When Clarissa Joiner was born on 15 December 1786, in Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States, her father, Corp. William Joiner III, was 36 and her mother, Jerusha Storrs, was 26. She married Joseph Waterman in 1812, in Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 11 October 1851, in Bakersfield, Franklin, Vermont, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Bakersfield, Franklin, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Waterman
1782–1871
Clarissa Joiner
1786–1851
Marriage: 1812
Clarissa Waterman
1812–
Storrs Waterman
1817–1837
Persis Waterman
1818–1890
Charlotte S. Waterman
1820–1915
Charles Waterman
1822–1870
Harvey L Waterman
1826–1868
John A. Waterman
1828–1877

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1812
Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States
children

(7)

    Female1812–Female

    Storrs Waterman

    Male1817–1837Male

    Persis Waterman

    Female1818–1890Female

    Charlotte S. Waterman

    Female1820–1915Female

    Charles Waterman

    Male1822–1870Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    Female1786–1851Female

    Seretius Joiner

    Male1788–1797Male

    Paulina Joiner

    Female1795–1797Female

    Paulina Joiner

    Female1801–1871Female

World Events (7)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 1

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1791 · Vermont Becomes 14th State

Age 5

On March 4, 1791, Vermont became the 14th state.
1804

Age 18

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of wooden furniture, Anglo-Norman French joignour (Old French joigneor, from joinre ‘to join’, ‘to connect’, Latin iungere).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clarissa Waterman in household of Joseph Waterman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Clarissa Waterman, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Alcerissa Waterman in entry for Storr Waterman, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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