Catherine "Caty" Adcock

1804–after 1860 (Age 56)
Shelby, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Catherine "Caty"

When Catherine "Caty" Adcock was born in 1804, in Shelby, Kentucky, United States, her father, Edmond Adcock, was 30 and her mother, Mary Ford, was 30. She married Robert M. Givauden on 2 December 1824, in Shelby, Pike, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Athens Township, Gentry, Missouri, United States in 1850 and Gentryville, Gentry, Missouri, United States in 1860. She died after 1860, in Gentry, Missouri, United States, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

Robert M. Givauden
Catherine "Caty" Adcock
Marriage: 2 December 1824
William Jackson Givauden
James Givanden
Lucien Givauden
Mary J. Givauden
Franklin Adcock Givaden

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 December 1824Shelby, Pike, Kentucky, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 0
    Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
    1812 · Kentucky Bend Created
    Age 8
    During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 16
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Adecoc, one of the many pet forms of Adam , with the hypocoristic suffix -coc/-cok.

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Katherine (Caty) Adcock - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Catharine
    • Katharine Gividen in household of Robert Gividen, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Catharine Adcock, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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