Catherine Gallagher

24 July 1846–31 October 1913 (Age 67)
Ireland

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Gallagher was born on 24 July 1846, in Ireland, her father, Dennis Gallagher, was 55 and her mother, Katherine Ferguson, was 45. She married Charles John Mulholland on 22 June 1863, in Clachan of Campsie, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Mount Carmel, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. She died on 31 October 1913, in Youngstown, Mahoning, Ohio, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Charles John Mulholland
1839–1877
Catherine Gallagher
1846–1913
Marriage: 22 June 1863
John Charles Mulholland
1865–1925
Katherine Mulholland
1868–1934
Hannah Mulholland
1871–1914
Sarah Elizabeth Mulholland
1875–1935

Spouse and Children

    Charles John Mulholland

    Male1839–1877Male

    Female1846–1913Female

MARRIAGE
22 June 1863
Clachan of Campsie, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
children

(4)

    Male1865–1925Male

    Katherine Mulholland

    Female1868–1934Female

    Hannah Mulholland

    Female1871–1914Female

    Sarah Elizabeth Mulholland

    Female1875–1935Female

Parents and Siblings

    Dennis Gallagher

    Male1790–Male

    Katherine Ferguson

    Female1800–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 14

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1863

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865

Age 19

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gallchobhair ‘descendant of Gallchobhar’, a personal name from the elements gall ‘strange’, ‘foreign’ + cabhair ‘help’, ‘support’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Katherine Mulholland, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Kate Muellholland, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Kate Gallagher in entry for John C. Mulholland and Katie Graham, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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