Katherine Kitty Bradford

21 September 1787–30 July 1811 (Age 23)
Fauquier, Virginia, United States

The Life of Katherine Kitty

When Katherine Kitty Bradford was born on 21 September 1787, in Fauquier, Virginia, United States, her father, William Bradford, was 27 and her mother, Mary Ellen Steele, was 23. She married John Taylor Waddell on 16 August 1806, in Fauquier, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 30 July 1811, in Kentucky, United States, at the age of 23.

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John Taylor Waddell
Katherine Kitty Bradford
Marriage: 16 August 1806
Willam Bradford Waddell
Ann Waddell

Spouse and Children

16 August 1806
Fauquier, Virginia, United States


Parents and Siblings


    Mary Ellen Steele




World Events (7)

1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 1

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
1792 · Becomes the 15th State

Age 5

On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 7

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many places, large and small, called Bradford; in particular the city in West Yorkshire, which originally rose to prosperity as a wool town. There are others in Derbyshire, Devon, Dorset, Greater Manchester, Norfolk, Somerset, and elsewhere. They are all named with Old English brād ‘broad’ + ford ‘ford’.

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

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Research Notes of Carol Grass Winkler

Letter from Larkin Bradford in Denver, Colorado to Larkin Harris and Annie Bradford in West Jordan, Utah dated 7 Dec. 1874. Ordinances: bap, end, sp all temple stamped. SS is done under the name …

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