Catherine Pawling

1745–1821 (Age 75)
Providence Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Pawling was born on 29 December 1745, in Providence Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, her father, Henry Augustus Pawling, was 31 and her mother, Eleanor 'Ellen' Thomas, was 30. She married Joseph Stalford from 1779 to 1780, in Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 23 February 1821, in Wyalusing Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Catherine Pawling
Joseph Stalford
Marriage: from 1779 to 1780
Benjamin P Stafford
Elizabeth Stafford
Joseph Stalford
John Pauling Stalford

Spouse & Children

from 1779 to 1780
Pennsylvania, United States


Parents & Siblings



  • Female1742–1792Female

  • John Pawling


  • Female1745–1821Female

  • Capt Henry Augustus Pawling Jr


  • Benjamin Pawling


+5 More Children

World Events (6)


Age 31

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 31

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 41

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a pet form of Paul .2 Altered form, in the New Netherland Dutch community, of Paling. Compare Paulding .

Possible Related Names

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

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