Clarissa (Clara) Blake Morse Homiston Young

October 28, 1796–March 13, 1863

Born at Chester, Rockingham County, New Hampshire; daughter of Deborah Ward and Ezekiel Blake. Died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 2.1)


  1. [1] “Clara Homiston,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971 (closed to research), CHL. “Clarissa Blake,” New Hampshire Registrar of Vital Statistics, Index to Births, Early to 1900, vol. 1, p. 165, Clarissa Blake, Oct. 28, 1796; from original records in Concord, New Hampshire; FHL microfilm 1000483, FHL. 1850 U.S. census, Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, Clarissa Harrison, NARA. “Utah Death Registers, 1847–1966,” p. 58 (1863), Clarissa Blake Young; database and images, (, accessed Sept. 2014); citing series 21866, from Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City, UT. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Mar. 2016), Clarissa Blake KWVC-BPF .