Catherine Clarke

January 1846–3 January 1916 (Age 70)
Henry, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Catherine

When Catherine Clarke was born in January 1846, in Henry, Illinois, United States, her father, Samuel Clarke, was 22 and her mother, Mary E Mock, was 20. She married William Patten on 18 February 1866, in Munson Township, Henry, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Andover, Henry, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Cambridge, Henry, Illinois, United States in 1910. She died on 3 January 1916, in Adams, Illinois, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Rose Dale Cemetery, Cambridge, Henry, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Patten
Catherine Clarke
Marriage: 18 February 1866
Frances Josephine Patten
William E Patten
Nettie Mae Patton
Clarence M Patten
Jesse Albert Patten
Daisy Patten
Harry Lee Patten
Laurence Patten

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 February 1866Munson Township, Henry, Illinois, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 0
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 0
    Historical Boundaries: 1846: Henry, Illinois, United States
    Age 19
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish: variant of Clark .History: This name was brought independently to New England by many bearers from the 17th century onward. Nicholas Clarke was one of the founders of Hartford, CT (coming from Cambridge, MA with Thomas Hooker) in 1635.

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

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    Sources (13)

    • Katie Patton in household of Wm Patton, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Cath Clark in entry for Noah Hodgetts and Josie Patton, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
    • Cath Clarke in household of Saml Clarke, "United States Census, 1860"

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