Catherine Himes

11 June 1816–27 September 1907 (Age 91)
Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Himes was born on 11 June 1816, in Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Johann Wilhelm Himes, was 41 and her mother, Anna Barbara Hetrick, was 33. She married David Haas about 1833, in Ringgold Township, Jefferson, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Ringgold Township, Jefferson, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860. She died on 27 September 1907, in Redbank Township, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Saint James Lutheran Church Cemetery, Ringgold, Ringgold Township, Jefferson, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Haas
Catherine Himes
Marriage: about 1833
Roseanna Haas
Johannes Haas
Elphena Haas
Daniel Haas
Catherine Haas
Elizabeth Haas
Frances Haas
William Haas
David Haas

Spouse and Children

about 1833
Ringgold Township, Jefferson, Pennsylvania, United States


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Parents and Siblings



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World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

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. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 4

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

Age 30

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Heims .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Catharine Haws in household of David Haws, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Catherine Himes Haas, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Find-a-Grave

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