Louis Cato

16 June 1786–31 March 1839 (Age 52)
Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Louis

When Louis Cato was born on 16 June 1786, in Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States, his father, Henry Cato, was 46 and his mother, Tabitha Massey, was 57. He married Sarah McGee about 1805, in South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Wayne, Missouri, United States in 1830. He died on 31 March 1839, in Greenbrier, Bollinger, Missouri, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Greenbrier, Bollinger, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Louis Cato
1786–1839
Sarah McGee
1785–1867
Marriage: about 1805
Tabitha Atamisia Cato
1810–1869
Wiley C. Cato
1811–1860
Elizabeth Cato
1827–1850
Chapman Cato
1815–1863
Grandison Cato
1819–1866
Louisa Cato
1829–1869

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1805South Carolina, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.
    Age 1
    The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
    1788 · South Carolina becomes the 8th state in the Union
    Age 2
    On May 23, 1788, South Carolina ratifies the Constitution of the United States making it the 8th State of the Union.
    1803
    Age 17
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and English: variant of Catoe .Swedish: perhaps a soldier's name, bestowed with reference to Cato, the Roman statesman.Bosniak, Serbian, and Croatian (Ćato, in Bosnia and Herzegovina also Čato): occupational name from Bosnian, Serbian, and Croatian ćato ‘scribe, clerk’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Catoe

    Sources (2)

    • Louis Cato, "United States Census, 1830"
    • Louis Cato, "Find A Grave Index"

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