Catherine Elizabeth Hoxsey

15 February 1907–28 November 1996 (Age 89)
Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States

The Life of Catherine Elizabeth

When Catherine Elizabeth Hoxsey was born on 15 February 1907, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, her father, Thomas E. Hoxsey, was 33 and her mother, Leita Leonore Posey, was 31. She married James Francis Yenney on 24 July 1933, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States. She died on 28 November 1996, in Olympia, Thurston, Washington, United States, at the age of 89.

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James Francis Yenney
Catherine Elizabeth Hoxsey
Marriage: 24 July 1933

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24 July 1933
Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1910 · Women Gain the Right to Vote in Washington

Age 3

On November 8, 1910, Washington became the first state to allow women to vote. This event would lead to the long battle by women in all the states to fight for the right to vote. This would happen 10 years later.

Age 24

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

See Hoxie .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Catherine Koxsey in household of Thomas E Koxsey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Catherine E Hoxsey in household of Thomas E Hoxsey, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Catherine Elizabeth Hoxsey, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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