Kate Bandy

9 June 1868–12 August 1943 (Age 75)
Marion, Illinois, United States

The Life of Kate

When Kate Bandy was born on 9 June 1868, in Marion, Illinois, United States, her father, Jesse Woodford Bandy, was 37 and her mother, Sarah Esther Gaston, was 34. She married William Silas Slack on 21 November 1894, in Marion, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Salem, Marion, Illinois, United States for about 33 years. She died on 12 August 1943, in Madison, Illinois, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in East Lawn Cemetery, Salem Township, Marion, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Silas Slack
Kate Bandy
Marriage: 21 November 1894
William Silas Slack Jr.
Frederick B Slack
Harriett Eloise Slack

Spouse and Children

21 November 1894
Marion, Illinois, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Jesse Woodford Bandy


    Sarah Esther Gaston




World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Age 7

In 1875 the voters of the county of Madison adopted the township system of county government.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English: unexplained.2 Probably a variant of Swiss German Bandi , or German Bender or Bänder ( see Bander ).3 Hungarian (Bándy): variant of Bandi .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Kate Bandy in household of Sarah Bandy, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Kate Slack in household of William Slack, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Kate Slack in household of William D Slack, "United States Census, 1910"

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