Clarissa Belle Bellamy

Brief Life History of Clarissa Belle

When Clarissa Belle Bellamy was born on 15 July 1855, in Ohio, United States, her father, Bartlett Bellamy, was 42 and her mother, Prudence Ann Zornes, was 29. She married John G. Clifford on 8 November 1874, in Scioto, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Nile Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Union Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States in 1910. She died on 5 August 1913, in Portsmouth, Wayne Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States, at the age of 58.

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John G. Clifford
Clarissa Belle Bellamy
Marriage: 8 November 1874
Lacara Clifford

Sources (13)

  • Clarissa Clifford in household of Gilbert Goodman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Clarissa B. Bellamy, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Clarissa B Clifford, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) and French: literal or ironic nickname meaning ‘fair friend’, from French beau ‘fair, handsome’ (bel before a vowel) + ami ‘friend’.

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

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