Catherine Lough

1809–
Pendleton, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Lough was born in 1809, in Pendleton, West Virginia, United States, her father, Adam Lough, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth Casner, was 32. She lived in Pendleton, Virginia, United States in 1850 and Mill Run Magisterial District, Pendleton, West Virginia, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Adam Lough
1781–1853
Elizabeth Casner
1777–1852
Isaac Lough
1801–1878
Abraham Lough
1803–1890
Elizabeth Lough
1806–
Catherine Lough
1809–
Hannah Lough
1812–
Magdalen Lough
1815–1888
Adam Lough
1817–
George Lough
1850–
Solomon Lough
1850–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1812

Age 3

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 3

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 35

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Lachtnáin ‘descendant of Lachtnán’, a personal name from lachtna ‘gray’. This is the name of several families in Ireland, and has more often been Anglicized as Loughlin or Loughran , and in County Cork as Lawton .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Catharine Lough in household of Soloman H Lough, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Catharine Lough in household of Adam Lough, "United States Census, 1850"

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