Catherine Harrington

1 March 1899–3 March 1972 (Age 73)
Howe, Lima Township, LaGrange, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Catherine

When Catherine Harrington was born on 1 March 1899, in Howe, Lima Township, LaGrange, Indiana, United States, her father, Timothy Cuthbert Harrington, was 30 and her mother, Mary Alice DeVylder, was 22. She had at least 1 son with Louis Eulberg. She died on 3 March 1972, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Louis Eulberg
1896–1972
Catherine Harrington
1899–1972
Timothy Eulberg
1918–1987

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World Events (8)

1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
Age 5
St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded
Age 7
The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
Age 20
The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the three places called Harrington (Cumberland, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire). The Cumberland placename derives from the Old English personal name Hæfer + Old English connective -ing- + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’. The Lincolnshire placename derives from the Old English personal name Hearra + Old English connective -ing- + tūn. The Northamptonshire derives from an Old English personal name Hǣthhere + Old English connective -ing- + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’. Compare Herendeen .Irish: adopted as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArrachtáin ‘descendant of Arrachtán’, a personal name from a diminutive of arrachtach ‘mighty, powerful’.Irish: in Kerry, this name was adopted as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hIongardail, later Ó hUrdáil, ‘descendant of Iongardal’, a personal name of uncertain origin.

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

Possible Related Names

Herington
Herrington
Herendeen
Arrington

Sources (3)

  • Kathrine Harrington in household of Timothy Harrington, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Catherine Harrington in entry for Lew Uyberg, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Anna Catherine Clement, "Find A Grave Index"

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