Catherine Deuel

30 June 1854–June 1921 (Age 66)
Saratoga, New York, United States

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Deuel was born on 30 June 1854, in Saratoga, New York, United States, her father, Private Peter Deuel, was 22 and her mother, Lovica or Lovisa or Lovilia Ann Eggleston, was 18. She married James Harvey Wheaton about 1874, in Corinth, Corinth, Saratoga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died in June 1921, in Corinth, Corinth, Saratoga, New York, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Corinth, Corinth, Saratoga, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Harvey Wheaton
Catherine Deuel
Marriage: about 1874
Frederick Wheaton

Spouse and Children

    James Harvey Wheaton



about 1874
Corinth, Corinth, Saratoga, New York, United States


    Frederick Wheaton


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 9

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 18

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Possibly of French origin. This name is concentrated in SC and may have been brought there by Huguenots.

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

Sources (3)

  • Katharine Deuel in household of Peter Deuel, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Catherine Gray in household of William Gray, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Catherine Gray in household of Hiram Gray, "United States Census, 1920"

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