Noah Caton

Male16 January 1788–18 December 1865

Brief Life History of Noah

When Noah Caton was born on 16 January 1788, in Rowan, North Carolina, United States, his father, Jesse Caton, was 25 and his mother, Esther Sparks, was 17. He married Jemima Leah Caton on 20 October 1808, in Mercer, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Bates, Missouri, United States in 1850. He died on 18 December 1865, in Drywood Township, Vernon, Missouri, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Vernon, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Noah Caton
Frances McDermid
Marriage: 12 November 1814
Christopher Pittman Caton
Roselle Caton
Hugh McDermid Caton
Jesse H Caton
William Shelton Caton
Elizabeth Alcaline Caton
Susannah Wright Caton
Frances Roseltha Caton
Noah T Caton
Nelson B Caton
Emily Caroline Caton
Hester Ann Caton
Thomas J Caton

Sources (8)

  • Noah Caton, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Noah Cato, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Noah Lafayette Caton - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Noah Cayton

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 November 1814Saint Charles, Missouri, United States
  • Children (13)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    George Washington elected first president of United States.

    1789 · Becomes 12th State

    Age 1

    On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.


    Age 24

    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): habitational name from Caton in Lancashire, from the Old Norse byname Káti (see Cates ) + tūn.

    English: from the Middle English female personal name Catun, a diminutive of Cat, a pet form of Cateline (i.e. Catherine, see Catlin ).

    English: variant of Keeton or Cayton .

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

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