Catherine Troyer

about 1837–
Holmes, Ohio, United States

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Troyer was born about 1837, in Holmes, Ohio, United States, her father, Daniel Troyer, was 38 and her mother, Catherine Reep, was 34. She married Henry Bean on 20 December 1856. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Indiana, United States in 1870 and Liberty Township, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States in 1880.

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Henry Bean
1830–1870
Catherine Troyer
1837–
Marriage: 20 December 1856
Henry F Bean
1858–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 December 1856
children

(1)

    Henry F Bean

    Male1858–Male

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World Events (8)

1841 · Indiana Nears Bankruptcy

Age 4

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.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 23

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.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 31

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

1 Altered spelling of German Troier, Treuer, in the south, a topographic name for someone who lived by a cattle track Treyen (from Latin trivium ‘trail’); in the north, from an occupational name from Middle Low German troye ‘jerkin’.2 Dutch (De Troyer): occupational name for a maker of jerkins ( see Troy 6).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Catherine Bean, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Catharine Stuart in household of James E Stuart, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Catherine Bean, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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