Catherine Maust

1828–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Maust was born in 1828, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Abraham Kurtz Maust, was 35 and her mother, Magdalena Naftzinger Longnecker, was 33. She lived in Elk Lick Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Kurtz Maust
1793–1885
Magdalena Naftzinger Longnecker
1795–1854
Elizabeth Maust
1818–1896
Anna Maust
1819–1899
Peter Maust
1820–1888
Barbara Maust
1822–1915
Jacob Maust
1824–1919
Joseph Maust
1826–1892
John Maust
1827–1911
Catherine Maust
1828–
Jonas Maust
1829–1904
Abraham A. Maust
1831–1931
Samuel A Maust
1834–1911
William A Maust
1837–1919
Elias Abraham Maust
1839–1925
Sarah Maust
1841–1906
Mary Magdalena Maust
1844–1926

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

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 · The Oregon Trail

Age 2

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1863

Age 35

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of German Mast .

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

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  • Catharine Maust in household of Abram Maust, "United States Census, 1850"

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