Catherine Weirick

16 September 1826–9 March 1910 (Age 83)
Bellville, Richland, Ohio, United States

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Weirick was born on 16 September 1826, in Bellville, Richland, Ohio, United States, her father, Peter Wirick, was 32 and her mother, Deborah Huntsman, was 31. She married Josiah Frederick Simmons on 3 February 1849, in Richland, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 8 daughters. She died on 9 March 1910, in her hometown, at the age of 83, and was buried in Morrow, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Josiah Frederick Simmons
1825–1893
Catherine Weirick
1826–1910
Marriage: 3 February 1849
Mary Elizabeth Simons
1849–1928
Rebecca Simons
1851–1905
Deborah J Simons
1852–1926
Lomirah Simons
1853–1877
Freeman Simons
1856–1888
Leander B M Simons
1858–1939
Catherine Simons
1861–1921
Addie A. Simons
1864–1937
Minnie May Simons
1866–1945
Vernie G Simons
1868–1870
Mayme Simons
1871–1952

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 February 1849
Richland, Ohio, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(17)

+12 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 10

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 34

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.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Weirich .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cathrine Simmons in household of J F Simmons, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Catherine Simmons in household of J F Simmons, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Catharine Simons in household of Josiah F Simons, "United States Census, 1850"

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