Clarissa M. Wells

about 1810–
Augusta, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Clarissa M.

When Clarissa M. Wells was born about 1810, in Augusta, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada, her father, Henry Smith Wells, was 20 and her mother, Nancy Patterson, was 12. She married Harvey Mosher on 19 February 1839, in Augusta, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Harvey Mosher
1807–
Clarissa M. Wells
1810–
Marriage: 19 February 1839
Henry T. Mosher
1844–
Mary J. Mosher
1847–
Hugh Mosher
1849–
Caleb Mosher
1850–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 February 1839
Augusta, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Smith Wells

    Male1790–1874Male

    Nancy Patterson

    Female1798–1880Female

siblings

(8)

    Female1810–Female

    Female1818–1901Female

    Amaziah Wells

    Male1819–1892Male

    Henry Smith Wells

    Male1821–Male

    Mary Jane Wells

    Female1826–1873Female

+3 More Children

World Events (5)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 57

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1869

Age 59

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1871

Age 61

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of several places named with the plural of Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’, or a topopgraphical name from this word (in its plural form), for example Wells in Somerset or Wellsnext-the-Sea in Norfolk.2 Translation of French Dupuis or any of its variants.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Clarissa M Wells, "Ontario, District Marriage Registers, 1801-1858"

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