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Clarissa E. Mowry Wilkison
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Birth: Jan. 30, 1816
Orange County
New York, USA
Death: Jul., 1897
Orange County
New York, USA


Mrs. Clarissa E., widow of Hiram S. Wilkison, of near Circleville, died Monday night at nine o'clock, aged 81 years. She died very suddenly of paralysis having been unusually well although this was her fifth stroke.
The deceased was born Jan. 30, 1816, and was a daughter of Chlore Merchant Mowry. She was born on what is known as the Howard Shaw farm.
She was married Oct. 24, 1840, by the late Elder Gilbert Beebe to Mr. Wilkison who died last September. They lived at their present home since April, 1844. They had five children, three of whom died in infancy. Cornelia a., died Sept. 29, 1893. One daughter survives, Sarah E., residing at home. The deceased also had three brothers and one sister.
Mrs. Wilkison was a member of the Old School Baptist Church for nearly forty years. Her grandmother was first cousin to Alexander Hamilton."
Orange County Genealogical Society. Wallkill:
Orange County,
New York.
2000. New York:
Orange County
Genealogical Society.
Volume 1. Page 241.
Obituaries from various local newspapers.
NOTE: no relation to B.E.F. Stienstra.  
Created by: Barbara Elsie Feist Stie...
Record added: Jan 07, 2006
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