Clarissa (Smith) Lewis

Clarissa (Smith) Lewis

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Clarissa Jane Lewis formerly Smith
Born in Canadamap
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died in Charlotteville, Norfolk, Ontariomap
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Categories: Norfolk, Ontario.

Contents

Biography

Census Data

The 1851 census - Walpole, Haldimand County, Canada West (Ontario), Canada[1]
1851 Census - Walpole Twp, Haldimand County
Charles Lewis, b: USA, 28 (1823) - line 38
Clarissa Lewis, b: USA, 18 (1833) - line 39
Leve Lewis, b:UC, 1 (1850) - line 40
  • (page 69) shows Charles and Clarissa Lewis lived between the Barnes/Burrs families and the VanLoons a few properties away from her father, John Smith's property.

1861 Census - Walpole Twp, Haldimand County, single story frame house[2]
Charles Lewis - Farmer, b: USA, 38 (1823)
Levi Lewis - Labourer, b: CW, 10 (1851)
John Lewis - Labourer, b: CW, 4 (1857)
Charles Lewis - Labourer, b: CW, 1 (1860)
Clarissa Lewis - Labourer, b: CW, 27 (1834)
Eliza Lewis - Labourer, b: CW, 8 (1853)
Betsey Lewis - Labourer, b: CW, 6 (1855)
Catharine Smith - b: USA, 65 (1796)
Betsey Lewis - b: USA, 75 (1786) (died November 26, 1873)

1871 Census - Walpole Twp., Haldimand County, Division 4, Page 41 (Index only of head)[3]
Charles Lewis - 47 (1824) b. USA; o. Farmer; r. Methodist
Clarissa Jane Lewis - 37 (1834) b. Ontario
Levi Lewis - 20 (1851) b. Ontario; o. Farmer
Eliza Lewis - 18 (1853) b. Ontario
Elizabeth Lewis - 16 (1855) b. Ontario
John Henry Lewis - 14 (1857) b. Ontario
Charles Wesley Lewis - 11 (1860) b. Ontario
Isaac Warren Lewis - 8 (1863) b. Ontario
Catherine Lewis - 6 (1865) b. Ontario
Abagail Lewis - 4 (1867) b. Ontario
Editha May D Lewis - 1 (1870) b. Ontario
Elizabeth Lewis - 85 (1786) b. Ontario

1881 Census - Charlottesville, Norfolk South, page 57, div. 2[4]
Note - States "moved from Walpole in March".
Charles Lewis - Farmer, b: New York, 59 (1822)
Clarissa Lewis - b: New York, 47 (1834)
Luisa Lewis - b:NY, 25 (1856)
Charles Lewis - 20 (1861)
Isaac Lewis - 18 (1863)
Catherine Lewis - 15 (1866)
Abigel? Lewis - 13 (1868)
Editha? Lewis - 10 (1871)

1891 Census - Charlottesville, 97 Norfolk South, (May 14, 1891) Pg 75[5]
Charles Lewis - Farmer, 67 (1824) b: USA
Clarissa J. Lewis - 58 (1833) b: Ontario
Editha M. Lewis - 21 (1870) b: Ontario

1911 Census - Windham, Norfolk, Ontario[6]
Isaac Lewis - 41 (Jan 1870) b. Ontario; o. Hotel keeper; r. Methodist
Dorothy R Lewis - 48 (Jul 1872) b. Ontario
Violet Lewis - 12 (Aug 1898) b. Ontario
Clarisa J Lewis (mother) - 77 (Mar 1834) b. Ontario; widow
Clarence Lewis - 21 (Jun 1889) b. Ontario; o. Store clerk

Note

A Charles Lewis owned land in Walpole Twp, Haldimand County in the late 1870's around the time his mother inlaw, Catharine Smith died in 1879. It's located where Concession Rd 16 meets hwy 20, just over 3 km west of Hagersville. The record for Charles Lewis records Hartford as the nearest post office.
Source: http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/countyatlas/images/maps/townshipmaps/hald-m-walpole.jpg

Death

Death of Clarissa Jane Lewis[7]
Date: 18 Dec 1911
Place: Charlotteville, Norfolk, Ontario
Cause: Influenza lasting one month, Heart failure
Age: 78 (1833)
Birth date: March 11, 1834
Marital Status: Widow
Father: John Smith, b. USA
Mother: Catharine Lawrence, b. USA

Burial

Burial of Clarissa Jane Lewis
Salem United Cemetery, Atherton, Charlotteville Township (Concession 11, Lot 11 (2462 Hwy 3))
Norfolk County, Ontario

Sources

  • Graeme MacKay, firsthand knowledge. Click the Changes tab for the details of edits by Graeme and others.
  1. "Canada Census, 1851," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MWTQ-2NN : accessed 05 Sep 2012), Clarissa Lewis, Walpole, Haldimand County, Canada West (Ontario), Canada.
  2. "Ontario Census, 1861," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MQQV-YPR : accessed 05 Sep 2012), Levi Lewis, Walpole, Haldimand, Ontario, Canada.
  3. 1871; Census Place: Walpole, Haldimand, Ontario; Roll: C-9917; Page: 41; Family No: 139.
  4. "Canada Census, 1881," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MVFT-WDQ : accessed 06 Sep 2012), Charles Lewis in household of Charles Lewis, Charlottesville, Norfolk South, Ontario, Canada.
  5. 1891; Census Place: Charlotteville, Norfolk South, Ontario; Roll: T-6356; Family No: 400.
  6. http://automatedgenealogy.com/census11/View.jsp?id=31625&highlight=4&desc=1911+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+Clarisa+J+Lewis
  7. "Ontario Deaths,1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JF3M-F4H : accessed 18 April 2012), Clarissa Jane Lewis (1911).









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