When Clarissa "Clara" L Rennick was born on November 30, 1852, in Joplin, Missouri, her father, James, was 39, and her mother, Mary, was 35. She was married three times and had five sons and three daughters. She died on May 25, 1935, in Newton, Kansas, at the age of 82, and was buried there.
From Her Great Grandaughter: "Oh, I do remember that Grama Stratton has a sister named Mary?? She played the piano with her fists, does Bob remember that? In print that sounds crazy. Also, she papered her walls with news print. She lived in a little house in Newton. I don't think we saw her often, but the wallpaper and fist pianist stuck with me."
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Clarissa L by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Clarissa L: