Clarissa Gwin

Clarissa Gwin

Female 1818-Nov 1823 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Name Clarissa Gwin 
    Born 1818-Nov 1823  Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    • If Morton is right, she married her step-brother.

      1831 Sep 13 bond by Ferdinand Kinkead & Robert Carlyle for $800 for Kinkead's service as guardian of Logan and Clarissa Gwin, infant children of Joseph Gwin [BCWI p.155]

      1835 May: Ferdinand Kincaid's will was probated in Bath Co. Mentions granddaughter Clarissa and grandson Logan.

      1835 Jul 14 bond by Benjamin Fawcett, Thomas McDannald, & John Kinkead for $400 for Fawcett's service as guardian of Logan and Clarissa Gwin, infant children of Joseph Gwin [BCWI p.170]

      1837 Sep 12 bond by Albert Fawcett, Joseph Payne, & Thomas McDannald for $300 for Fawcett's service as guardian of Logan Gwin, infant child of Joseph Gwin [BCWI p.182]

      Married in Highland co in Feb 1850, but can't find with husband in 1850 nor 1860 Bath or Highland census. May have moved west, per Morton - see her mother's entry. Searched all James St*rt in 1850 VA census in entire state; none with wives resembling Clarissa and most were too old or had children already.
    Person ID I2327  1: Ralph(?) & Margaret Wandless or Wanless
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2005 

    Father Joseph Gwin,   b. 1794-1798, Augusta or Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Oct 1823, Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Kincaid,   b. Abt 1800, Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1858, Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married 18 Sep 1818  Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F775  Group Sheet

    Family James H. Stuart,   b. Bef 1830,   d. Between 1850 and 3 Jun 1870  (Age ~ 20 years) 
    Married 5 Feb 1850  Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 
    Family ID F900  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Bath County Marriages, 1818 SEPT 18 BOND FOR JOSEPH GWIN & ELIZABETH KINKEAD. SURETY, FERDINAND KINKEAD. NO RETURN. [BCM P.54] (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S22] Vital Records of Highland County, VA, Matheny, John C. and Emma R., P.350 LICENSE ISSUED FOR JAMES H. STUART & CLARISSA GWIN 4 FEB 1850; MARRIED BY JOHN S. BLAIN ON FEB 5, 1850 (Reliability: 3).