Catharine Castleman

12 August 1818–4 March 1891 (Age 72)
Stark, Ohio, United States

The Life 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 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, 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 Barrow

Spouse and Children

    Ionia Richard Barrow



4 July 1837
Allen, Indiana, United States


    Sarah Ann Barrow


    Mary Ann Barrow


    William Henry Harrison Barrow


    John Skinner Barrow




+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+9 More Children

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. 
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 18

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1841 · Indiana Nears Bankruptcy

Age 23

The State of Indiana was near bankruptcy in 1841 due to the inability to repay interest incurred for the Massive Internal Improvement Act. The state liquidated much of its public works. Many of the projects were handed over to the state’s creditors as a way to reduce debt. Only two of the eight proposed infrastructure projects were completed by the creditors.

Name Meaning

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

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

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

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