Cecelia Catherine Bost

30 April 1849–28 April 1927 (Age 78)
Newton, Catawba, North Carolina, United States

The Life 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
1853–1911
Cecelia Catherine Bost
1849–1927
Marriage: 13 November 1873
Eva Eula Kale
1875–1951
George William Kale
1877–1941
Florence E. Kale
1879–1905

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 November 1873
Catawba, North Carolina, United States
children

(3)

    Female1875–1951Female

    George William Kale

    Male1877–1941Male

    Florence E. Kale

    Female1879–1905Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Prellea Ann Bost

    Female1835–Female

    Julia Ann Bost

    Female1836–Female

    Elias Govan Bost

    Male1837–1921Male

    Eliza Lovina Bost

    Female1840–1922Female

    Henry Best

    Male1841–Male

+6 More Children

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.
1863

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 (3)

  • Cecilia Best in household of Jessee Best, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Celia K Kale in household of Marcus H Kale, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Celia C Kale in household of Gus A Kale, "United States Census, 1900"

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