Catharine Castleman

Female12 August 1818–4 March 1891

Brief Life History of Catharine

When Catharine Castleman was born on 12 August 1818, in Stark, Ohio, United States, her father, Henry Castleman, was 29 and her mother, Rachel Saltzman, was 30. She married Ionia Richard Barrow on 4 July 1837, in Allen, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Milan Township, Allen, Indiana, United States in 1880. She died on 4 March 1891, in Wayne Township, Allen, Indiana, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in IOOF Cemetery, New Haven, Adams Township, Allen, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ionia Richard Barrow
Catharine Castleman
Marriage: 4 July 1837
Sarah Ann Barrow
Mary Ann Barrow
William Henry Harrison Barrow
John Skinner Barrow
Melisa Jane Barrow
Henry C Barrow

Sources (6)

  • Cathorine Boseker, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Catharine Cassel* in entry for John Barrow and Maria Bosselman, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Catherine Barrow Boseker, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 July 1837Allen, Indiana, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Siblings (14)

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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 1

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 


    Age 6

    1824: Allen, Indiana, United States


    Age 20

    Historical Information: 1838: Allen, Indiana, United States

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Kasselmann (see Casselman ) or Kesselmann (see Kesselman ).

    English: from Middle English castel(le) ‘castle’ + man, probably for someone employed at a castle.

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

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