Catherine Frances Stauffer

8 October 1892–28 January 1983 (Age 90)
St. Marys, Elk, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Catherine Frances

When Catherine Frances Stauffer was born on 8 October 1892, in St. Marys, Elk, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, George John "Little Georgie" Stauffer, was 47 and her mother, Margaret Mary Schwartz, was 41. She married John Henry Young on 12 June 1912, in St. Marys, Elk, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Benzinger, Elk, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years and Benzinger Township, Elk, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died on 28 January 1983, in St. Marys, Elk, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Saint Marys Catholic Cemetery, St. Marys, Elk, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Young
Catherine Frances Stauffer
Marriage: 12 June 1912
Maria Margaret Young
Dorothy M Young
Helen Regina Young
Anna Marie Young
Florence Marie Young
Raymond Sebastian Young
Catherine Clara Young
John Joseph Young
Paul Sebastian Young
Howard Anthony Young
Erma Loretta Young
Robert Maurice Young
Donald James Young

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 June 1912St. Marys, Elk, Pennsylvania, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 4
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1905 · The Movie Theater
    Age 13
    The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 24
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    Name Meaning

    South German:1. occupational name for a maker or seller of beakers or mugs, from an agent derivative of Middle High German stouf ‘beaker’, ‘stoup’. 2. habitational name for someone from any of the various minor places named with this word, for example Stauf, Staufen; the reference is to hills thought to resemble a beaker in shape.

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Cathrine Young in household of John H Young, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Katherine Younge in household of John Younge, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Cathirena B Young in household of John H Young, "United States Census, 1920"

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