Catherine Avey Killian

1 April 1787–27 April 1867 (Age 80)
Lincoln, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Catherine Avey

When Catherine Avey Killian was born on 1 April 1787, in Lincoln, North Carolina, United States, her father, Mathias Killion, was 37 and her mother, Anna Elizabeth Fulbright, was 32. She married Anthony Henkel in 1810, in Lincoln, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Bogard Township, Daviess, Indiana, United States in 1850 and Steele Township, Daviess, Indiana, United States in 1860. She died on 27 April 1867, in Daviess, Indiana, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Cornettsville, Bogard Township, Daviess, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anthony Henkel
Catherine Avey Killian
Marriage: 1810
Sarah Hinkle
David H Hinkle
Philip W Hinkle
Mary Hinkle
Anthony Hinkle
Milton Hinkle

Spouse and Children

Lincoln, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)

1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 1

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 2

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.

Age 21

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: variant of Killeen , found in counties Clare and Galway.2 German and Dutch: variant spelling of Kilian .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Catherine Hinkle in household of Anthony Hinkle, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Catharine Hinkle in household of Philip Hinkle, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Catharine Avey Henkel, "Find A Grave Index"

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