Cathia Malinda B. Summers

about 1829–
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Cathia Malinda B.

When Cathia Malinda B. Summers was born about 1829, in North Carolina, United States, her father, William Summers, was 31 and her mother, Mary "Polly" Ott, was 18. She had at least 9 sons with Benjamin Pruett. She lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870 and Friendship Township, Greene, Arkansas, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Pruett
1825–1889
Cathia Malinda B. Summers
1829–
William Thomas Pruett
1849–1882
Milton Sidney Pruett
1851–1882
Marion Alexander Pruett
1853–
Alfred Pruett
1855–
Alexander Pruett
1857–
Marion Pruett
1858–
John Huston "Bird" Pruett
1862–
Nola Montez Pruett
1866–
James Pruet
1867–

Spouse and Children

children

(9)

    William Thomas Pruett

    Male1849–1882Male

    Milton Sidney Pruett

    Male1851–1882Male

    Marion Alexander Pruett

    Male1853–Male

    Alfred Pruett

    Male1855–Male

    Alexander Pruett

    Male1857–Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

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.
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 1

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.
1861

Age 32

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Summer 1.2 Irish (Sligo): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Somacháin ‘descendant of Somachán’, a nickname meaning ‘gentle’, ‘innocent’.3 Americanized form of some likesounding Ashkenazic Jewish name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Malinda Pruet in household of Benjamin Pruet, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ethe M Priett in household of Ren Priett, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Etha Privett, "United States Census, 1850"

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