Catharine Hovis

1806–14 February 1833 (Age 27)
Lincoln, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Catharine

When Catharine Hovis was born in 1806, in Lincoln, North Carolina, United States, her father, Frederick Hovis, was 46 and her mother, Mary Rudisill, was 45. She married Michael Rhyne Lineberger on 13 July 1822, in Lincoln, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 14 February 1833, in North Carolina, United States, at the age of 27, and was buried in Dallas, Gaston, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Michael Rhyne Lineberger
Catharine Hovis
Marriage: 13 July 1822
Margaret E Lineberger
Mary M Lineberger
Laban Jonas Lineberger
Lewis M Lineberger
Sarah or Sallie Lineberger

Spouse and Children

13 July 1822
Lincoln, North Carolina, United States


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 2

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Age 6

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 13

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. 

Name Meaning

Latinized form of Dutch Hof or Hove .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Katie Hovis in entry for Lewis Lineberger, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"
  • Cathrine Hovis, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Katie Hevia in entry for Lewis Lineberger, "North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930"

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