Catharine Booher

about 1778–
Shirley Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Catharine

When Catharine Booher was born about 1778, in Shirley Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Casper Booher, was 24 and her mother, Phoebe Shaver, was 22. She had at least 1 daughter with Mr. Beatty.

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Mr. Beatty
Catharine Booher
1778–
Elizabeth Beatty
1801–

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Elizabeth Beatty

    Female1801–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1780

Age 2

Pennsylvania was always against slavery, even though the first settlers, including Penn, came with slaves. Slavery was not prominent in the area.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 3

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1812

Age 34

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

Of German origin: probably an Americanized spelling of Bucher .

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

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