Catherine McCutcheon

27 October 1828–7 March 1891 (Age 62)
Shannon, County Donegal, Ireland

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine McCutcheon was born on 27 October 1828, in Shannon, County Donegal, Ireland, her father, Robert McCutchin, was 22 and her mother, Mary Ann Caswell, was 24. She married Reverend Henry Eyre Powell on 2 June 1850, in London Township, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Mosa, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada in 1871 and Heppner, Morrow, Oregon, United States in 1891. She died on 7 March 1891, in Arlington, Gilliam, Oregon, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Siloam Cemetery, London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Reverend Henry Eyre Powell
1822–1910
Catherine McCutcheon
1828–1891
Marriage: 2 June 1850
Stephen Powell
1850–1939
Robert Gordon Glenn Powell
1852–1930
John Louis Powell
1853–1930
George William Powell
1857–1922
Harry Newton Powell
1859–1905
Gilbert A Powell
1860–1902
Elisabeth A Powell
1860–
Ambrose Watson Powell
1862–1952
Henry Harry Eyre Powell
1864–1910
Leonard Milton Powell
1866–1918
Albert Ernest Powell
1869–1959
Hester Ann "Hettie" Powell
1872–1905

Spouse and Children

    Reverend Henry Eyre Powell

    Male1822–1910Male

    Female1828–1891Female

MARRIAGE
2 June 1850
London Township, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada
children

(12)

    Stephen Powell

    Male1850–1939Male

    Robert Gordon Glenn Powell

    Male1852–1930Male

    John Louis Powell

    Male1853–1930Male

    George William Powell

    Male1857–1922Male

    Harry Newton Powell

    Male1859–1905Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Robert McCutchin

    Male1806–1882Male

    Mary Ann Caswell

    Female1804–1880Female

siblings

(10)

    Female1828–1891Female

    John McCutcheon

    Male1830–1911Male

    Mary Ann McCutcheon

    Female1831–1906Female

    Eliza McCutchin

    Female1834–1908Female

    Anne McCutcheon

    Female1837–1895Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1839

Age 11

The Night of the BIG WIND. In Killarney and its neighborhood there was a terrible hurricane. The town sustained much damage and many houses were shattered.
1846

Age 18

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

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish (of Scottish origin): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Uisdein, a patronymic from the personal name Uisdean, a Gaelicized form of Old French Huchon, a pet form of Hu(gh)e ( see Hugh ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Catharine McCutchen in entry for Henry Powell, "Ontario, District Marriage Registers, 1801-1858"
  • McCutcheon in entry for Albert Ernest Powell, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Catherine Mccutchin in entry for Ambrose W. Powell and Florence A. Gilmore, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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