Catherine Jenkins

Female22 February 1842–25 September 1933

Brief Life History of Catherine

When Catherine Jenkins was born on 22 February 1842, in Clermont, Ohio, United States, her father, Joseph W Jenkins, was 42 and her mother, Susannah Fisher, was 17. She married James C Anthony on 6 March 1860, in Pike, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Tate Township, Clermont, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Perry, Pike, Illinois, United States in 1910. She died on 25 September 1933, in Newburg Township, Pike, Illinois, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Griggsville, Pike, Illinois, United States.

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James C Anthony
Catherine Jenkins
Marriage: 6 March 1860
Mary Augusta Anthony
Annabelle Anthony
Margaret Anthony
Samuel E Anthony
Dora O Anthony
James A Anthony
Katherine Elsie Anthony

Sources (23)

  • Catherine Anthony in household of Hershal Garrett, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Catherine Jenkins Anthony, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
  • Catharine Jenkins, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

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  • Marriage
    6 March 1860Pike, Illinois, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 4

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

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

    Age 18

    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

    Age 24

    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    English and Welsh: variant of Jenkin , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. Jenkins is one of the most common surnames in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

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