Catherine "Caty" Adcock

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

The Life 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 3 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
1805–1888
Catherine "Caty" Adcock
1804–1860
Marriage: 2 December 1824
William Jackson Givauden
1829–1909
James Givanden
1836–
Lucien Gividen
1847–
Mary J. Givauden
1834–1905

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 December 1824
Shelby, Pike, Kentucky, United States
children

(4)

    William Jackson Givauden

    Male1829–1909Male

    Mary J. Givauden

    Female1834–1905Female

    James Givanden

    Male1836–Male

    Lucien Gividen

    Male1847–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Edmond Adcock

    Male1774–Male

    Mary Ford

    Female1774–1860Female

siblings

(10)

    John Theodore Adcock

    Male1795–Male

    Edmond Adcock

    Male1800–Male

    Female1804–1860Female

    Joshua Adcock

    Male1807–Male

    Theodesia Adcock

    Female1809–Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1804

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 one of the many Middle English pet forms of Adam , formed with the hypocoristic suffix -cok.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Katharine Gividen in household of Robert Gividen, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Catharine Givauden in household of Robt Givauden, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Catharine Adcock, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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