James P. Cattron

30 January 1844–7 May 1935 (Age 91)
Scott, Virginia, United States

The Life of James P.

When James P. Cattron was born on 30 January 1844, in Scott, Virginia, United States, his father, Joel Cattron, was 31 and his mother, Mariah Pannell, was 35. He married Melvina Hannah Quillen on 6 January 1869, in Scott, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Fulkerson, Scott, Virginia, United States for about 60 years. He died on 7 May 1935, in Ketrontown, Scott, Virginia, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Ketrontown, Scott, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

James P. Cattron
1844–1935
Melvina Hannah Quillen
1850–1931
Marriage: 6 January 1869
Virginia L Catron
1869–1956
Ira Joel Ketron
1871–1959
Cordela Bell Catron
1873–1874
Charles R. Cattron
1873–
Beverly Johnson Ketron
1875–1933
Perry Dee Catron
1878–1957
Jeremiah E. Ketron
1880–1971
Patton William Ketron
1883–1960
James Lafayette Ketron
1886–1953
Oliver M. Ketron
1888–1889
Mary Edna Ketron
1890–1958
Emory Ketron
1893–1968

Spouse and Children

    Male1844–1935Male

    Melvina Hannah Quillen

    Female1850–1931Female

MARRIAGE
6 January 1869
Scott, Virginia, United States
children

(12)

    Virginia L Catron

    Female1869–1956Female

    Ira Joel Ketron

    Male1871–1959Male

    Cordela Bell Catron

    Female1873–1874Female

    Charles R. Cattron

    Male1873–Male

    Beverly Johnson Ketron

    Male1875–1933Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1812–1882Male

    Mariah Pannell

    Female1808–1879Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Hollywood Cemetery Established

Age 3

Hollywood Cemetery was established in 1847 in Richmond Virginia. This is where Presidents James Monroe and John Tyler are buried. During the Civil War it became the largest military interments and a large section dedicated to military burials. Jefferson Davis a well known Confederate is also buried here. Many other notable people are also buried here.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 24

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

1 1.Americanized form of English Kettering .2 Possibly also French, from a pet form of the female personal name Catherine .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Cattron, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Catron, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James Ketron, "United States Census, 1880"

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