Cannie Alice Catron

20 April 1911–17 December 1991 (Age 80)
Chatham Hill, Smyth, Virginia, United States

The Life of Cannie Alice

When Cannie Alice Catron was born on 20 April 1911, in Chatham Hill, Smyth, Virginia, United States, her father, James Thompson Creager, was 35 and her mother, Dollie Shannon, was 40. She married Charles Leonard Creger on 9 February 1931, in Marion, Smyth, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 17 December 1991, at the age of 80, and was buried in Kettle Falls, Stevens, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Leonard Creger
Cannie Alice Catron
Marriage: 9 February 1931
Elmer Brecken Creger
Iris Jean Creger
Shirley Janice Creger

Spouse and Children

9 February 1931
Marion, Smyth, Virginia, United States


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1916 · Boeing Aircraft

Age 5

The Boeing Aircraft was named and created by William Boeing. The first two planes were Bluebill and Mallard and the first flight was July 15, 1916. Boeing aircrafts made their debut during WWI. 

Age 21

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

1 1.Americanized form of English Kettering .2 Possibly also French, from a pet form of the female personal name Catherine .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Connie Creger in household of C L Creger, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Connie Alice Catron in entry for Chas Leonard Creger, "Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, County Marriage Registers, 1853-1935"
  • Cannie A Creger, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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