Catherine Casselman

1860–1898 (Age 38)
Matilda, Dundas, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Casselman was born on 8 April 1860, her father, Cephrenes Jacob Casselman, was 25 and her mother, Martha Almeda Whittaker, was 19. She married Charles Harris Strader on 16 January 1883, in Williamsburg, South Dundas, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Cambridge, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada in 1871. She died on 30 August 1898, in Matilda, Dundas, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 38, and was buried in Williamsburgh, Dundas, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Catherine Casselman
Charles Harris Strader
Marriage: 16 January 1883
Willis Stanford Strader
Ogal Cephrenas Strader
Lena Maude Strader

Spouse & Children

  • Female1860–1898Female

  • Charles Harris Strader


16 January 1883
Williamsburg, South Dundas, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada


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World Events (5)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 7

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.

Age 9


Age 11

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

Americanized or older spelling of the German habitational name Kasselmann, denoting someone from Kassel ( see Kassel ), or Kesselman .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Cathrin Casselman in household of Ephram Casselman, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Catherine Strader, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • Kate Casselman in entry for Willis S Strader and Minnie J Kirkwood, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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