Cecelia Catherine Bost

30 April 1849–28 April 1927 (Age 77)
Newton, Catawba, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Cecelia Catherine

When Cecelia Catherine Bost was born on 30 April 1849, in Newton, Catawba, North Carolina, United States, her father, Jesse Witherspoon Bost, was 45 and her mother, Sarah Paulina "Sally" Wilson, was 34. She married Marcus Augustus Kale on 13 November 1873, in Catawba, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in St. Helens, Columbia, Oregon, United States in 1900 and Union Precinct, Columbia, Oregon, United States in 1910. She died on 28 April 1927, in Gooding, Gooding, Idaho, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Old Yankton Cemetery, St. Helens, Columbia, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Marcus Augustus Kale
Cecelia Catherine Bost
Marriage: 13 November 1873
Eva Eula Kale
George William Kale
Florence E. Kale

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World Events (8)

1853 · First State Fair
Age 4
The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
Age 14
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
Age 21
Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

1 French (central France): variant of Bois .2 German: from a reduced form of the personal name Sebastian .3 North German: nickname for a self-important man, from Low German bost ‘chest’, ‘breast’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (11)

  • Cecilia Best in household of Jessee Best, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Celia K Kale in household of Marcus H Kale, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Cecelia Bost in household of Jesse Bost, "United States Census, 1860"

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