Mary Catherine Parish

13 April 1844–25 August 1936 (Age 92)
Fincastle, Brown, Ohio, United States

The Life of Mary Catherine

When Mary Catherine Parish was born on 13 April 1844, in Fincastle, Brown, Ohio, United States, her father, William Parish, was 29 and her mother, Elizabeth Baldridge, was 28. She married John Thompson about 1861, in Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Ohio, United States in 1870. She died on 25 August 1936, in Eagle Township, Brown, Ohio, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Fincastle, Brown, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Thompson
Mary Catherine Parish
Marriage: about 1861
John N. Thompson
Lewis E. Thompson
William Warren Thompson

Spouse and Children

about 1861
Ohio, United States


    John N. Thompson


    Lewis E. Thompson



Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 16

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 24

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Parrish .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary C Thompson in household of John Thompson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary Parish in household of Wm Parish, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary C Parish in household of William Parrish, "United States Census, 1860"

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