Catherine Mary Algiere (Hewitt/Huitt)

1785–1840 (Age 55)
Switzerland

The Life of Catherine Mary

Catherine Mary Algiere (Hewitt/Huitt) was born about 1785, in Switzerland as the daughter of Andreas Allgayer. She married Jacob Kepner in 1799, in Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 9 daughters. She died about 1840, in Liberty Township, Washington, Missouri, United States, at the age of 55.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Kepner
1782–1825
Catherine Mary Algiere (Hewitt/Huitt)
1785–1840
Marriage: 1799
Marie Madeleine Kepler
1800–1832
John KEPLER
1804–1873
Mary Kepler
1810–
Elizabeth Kepler
1825–
Delila Kepler
1825–
Elizabeth KEPNER
1806–1900
Henry Keppler
1807–1870
Catharine Algire Kepler
1810–1881
Elizabeth KEPLER
1811–1862
Delila Matilda KEPLER
1813–
Elizabeth Kapler
1819–1881

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1799
Kentucky, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Andreas Allgayer

    Male1765–Male

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 1

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1798

Age 13

Revolution in Switzerland. Farmers in occupied territories become free citizens. Centralistic parliamentary republic according to French model. Occupation by French troops and some battles of Napoleon vs. Austria and Russia in Switzerland.
1800

Age 15

Switzerland is one of the first industrialized countries in Europe.

Name Meaning

Italian (mainly Sicily): from a Germanic personal name, Adalgari, composed of elements meaning ‘noble’ and ‘spear’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Jacson in entry for Henry Capler, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Catherine Mary Hewitt - Published information: Family genealogies: birth-name: Catherine Mary Hewitt
  • Legacy NFS Source: Catherine Mary Hewitt - Company record: birth: about 1785;

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