Catherine Rebecca Haltiwanger

18 October 1839–27 August 1938 (Age 98)
Lexington, Lexington, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Catherine Rebecca

When Catherine Rebecca Haltiwanger was born on 18 October 1839, in Lexington, Lexington, South Carolina, United States, her father, George Haltiwanger Sr, was 44 and her mother, Elizabeth Almenia Langford, was 28. She married James Erwin Hendrix in 1860, in Lexington, Lexington, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Lexington, South Carolina, United States in 1860. She died on 27 August 1938, in South Carolina, United States, at the age of 98, and was buried in Lexington, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Erwin Hendrix
1835–1927
Catherine Rebecca Haltiwanger
1839–1938
Marriage: 1860
Lilly Irene Hendrix
1862–1863

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1860
Lexington, Lexington, South Carolina, United States
children

(1)

    Lilly Irene Hendrix

    Female1862–1863Female

Parents and Siblings

    George Haltiwanger Sr

    Male1795–1849Male

    Elizabeth Almenia Langford

    Female1811–1862Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860

Age 21

In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.
1865

Age 26

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Southern German: topographic name from Middle High German halti, halde ‘slope’ + wange ‘grassy mountain slope’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. This name occurs chiefly in SC.

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

Sources (3)

  • Rebecca C Hendrix in household of James E Hendrix, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Katherine R Hendrix in household of James E Hendrix, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Catherine Hendrix in household of James E Hendrix, "United States Census, 1900"

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