Catherine Gallinger

about 1832–1 February 1892 (Age 60)
Lanark, Lanark, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Gallinger was born about 1832, in Lanark, Lanark, Ontario, Canada, her father, Heinrich Gallinger, was 38 and her mother, Olive Alguire, was 36. She married William Davis about 1855, in Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 1 February 1892, in Lanark, Lanark, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

William Davis
1828–
Catherine Gallinger
1832–1892
Marriage: about 1855
Mary Gallinger Davis
1856–1936

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1855
Canada
children

(1)

    Mary Gallinger Davis

    Female1856–1936Female

Parents and Siblings

    Heinrich Gallinger

    Male1794–1874Male

    Olive Alguire

    Female1796–1878Female

siblings

(13)

    Male1819–1899Male

    Gallinger

    Male1820–Male

    Male1821–Male

    Elizabeth Chloe Gallinger

    Female1823–1857Female

    John Harvey Gallinger

    Male1827–1907Male

+8 More Children

World Events (4)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 35

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1869

Age 37

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1883 · Mining Boom

Age 51

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Galling in Bavaria or from Gallingen in East Prussia.

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

Sources (3)

  • Catherine Gallinger in entry for Mary Davis Watt, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • Catherine Davis in entry for Richard Watt and Mary Davis, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Catherine Gallinger in household of George Gallinger, "Canada Census, 1871"

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