Catherine Divell


Brief Life History of Catherine

When Catherine Divell was born in 1852, in Ontario, Canada, her father, William Divell, was 26 and her mother, Ann Marie Elliott, was 22. She married Aaron Silverthorn on 24 December 1873, in Mississauga, Peel, Ontario, Canada.

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Aaron Silverthorn
Catherine Divell
Marriage: 24 December 1873

Sources (2)

  • Catherine Divelle, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1801-1928, 1933-1934

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 December 1873Mississauga, Peel, Ontario, Canada
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (7)

    1867 · Ontario Founded

    Age 15

    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.


    Age 17


    1883 · Mining Boom

    Age 31

    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

    English (Devon): variant of Dovel .

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

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