Catharine Voegele

19 April 1821–10 October 1907 (Age 86)
Offwiller, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France

The Life of Catharine

When Catharine Voegele was born on 19 April 1821, in Offwiller, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France, her father, Philipp Voegele, was 31 and her mother, Maria Margaretha Fischbach, was 35. She married Henry Karcher on 27 January 1845, in Offwiller, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Benton Township, Monroe, Ohio, United States in 1880. She died on 10 October 1907, in Trail Run, Monroe, Ohio, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in New Matamoras, Washington, Ohio, United States.

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Henry Karcher
Catharine Voegele
Marriage: 27 January 1845
Magdalena Karcher
Henry Karcher
Catharine Karcher
Charles Karcher
William Henry Karcher
August Karcher
Philip Frederick Karcher
Henry Martin Karcher
Emma Teresa Karcher

Spouse and Children

27 January 1845
Offwiller, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France


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Parents and Siblings

    Philipp Voegele


    Maria Margaretha Fischbach




World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 4

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 15

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

German (also Vögele): see Vogele .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Katharina Karger dans le foyer de Henry Karger, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Catherine Vogele en tant qu’entrée de Lena Gautschi, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"
  • Catherin Fagley en tant qu’entrée de William Henry Karcher, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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