Catherine V Shipman

3 November 1843–10 January 1922 (Age 78)
Greenwich Township, Warren, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Catherine V

When Catherine V Shipman was born on 3 November 1843, in Greenwich Township, Warren, New Jersey, United States, her father, John Fine Shipman, was 34 and her mother, Rachel Smith, was 29. She lived in New Jersey, United States in 1870 and Lopatcong Township, Warren, New Jersey, United States in 1880. She died on 10 January 1922, in Greenwich Township, Warren, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Greenwich Township, Warren, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Fine Shipman
1809–1899
Rachel Smith
1814–1869
Isaac Shipman
1833–1839
John Shipman
1836–1840
Sarah Elizabeth Shipman
1839–1840
Mary Margaret Shipman
1842–1882
Catherine V Shipman
1843–1922
Isabel Roseberry Shipman
1848–1941
Emma Shipman
1850–1914
Ellen or Ella Barnet Shipman
1852–1936
Sophia Sharps Shipman
1855–1879

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World Events (8)

1844

Age 1

The 1844 revision of the New Jersey State Constitution made some significant changes. Suffrage rights were revoked from women and non-whites, meaning that only white men could vote. A separation of powers was established between executive, legislative, and judicial branches. A new bill of rights was provided, and the state now had the right to elect the governor.
1846

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1865

Age 22

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English:1. occupational name for a shepherd, Middle English schepman (literally ‘sheep man’). 2. occupational name for a mariner, or occasionally perhaps for a boatbuilder, Middle English schipman (literally ‘ship man’).

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

Sources (3)

  • Catharine Shipman in household of William Hamlin, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Catharine Shipman in household of John J Shipman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Catherine Shipman in household of John F Shipman, "United States Census, 1870"

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