Catherine Eldora Annis

9 May 1874–21 October 1964 (Age 90)
Barnet, Caledonia, Vermont, United States

The Life of Catherine Eldora

When Catherine Eldora Annis was born on 9 May 1874, in Barnet, Caledonia, Vermont, United States, her father, Clovis Arias Annis, was 58 and her mother, Almira W Bradley, was 46. She married Guy William Hovey on 11 February 1903, in Barnet, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in County Waterford, Ireland in 1913 and Waterford, Caledonia, Vermont, United States for about 20 years. She died on 21 October 1964, in St. Johnsbury, Caledonia, Vermont, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Waterford, Caledonia, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Guy William Hovey
1876–1950
Catherine Eldora Annis
1874–1964
Marriage: 11 February 1903
Reginald Annis Hovey
1903–1967
Leland Clovis Hovey
1905–1967
Maxine Eldora Hovey
1907–1907
Guy Wendell Hovey
1908–1972
Carroll Gordon Hovey
1912–1912

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 February 1903
Barnet, Caledonia, Vermont, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Clovis Arias Annis

    Male1816–1895Male

    Almira W Bradley

    Female1827–1913Female

siblings

(5)

    Female1866–1944Female

    Hattie M. Annis

    Female1868–Female

    Lillian Belle Annis

    Female1872–1942Female

    Female1874–1964Female

    Rosa E Annis

    Female1876–Female

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 1

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 24

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English female personal name Annes, Old French Anes, vernacular form of Late Latin Agnes, which is in turn an adaptation of the Greek name Hagnē ‘pure’, ‘holy’. St. Agnes was a virgin martyr, one of those who suffered under the persecutions of Diocletian in 303 ad . Her name was associated by folk etymology with Latin agnus ‘lamb’, and in medieval art she is often depicted with a lamb (the lamb of God).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Katherine Hovey in household of Guy Hovey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Katharine E Hovey in household of Guy W Hovey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Catherine E Hovey in household of Guy W Hovey, "United States Census, 1940"

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