Catherine ( Katie) Hollingshead

1893–1993 (Age 99)
Maurice River, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Catherine ( Katie)

When Catherine ( Katie) Hollingshead was born in December 1893, in Maurice River, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States, her father, Edmund Isaac Hollingshead, was 46 and her mother, Catherine C Camp, was 41. She lived in Cumberland, New Jersey, United States in 1905 and Maurice River Township, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States in 1910. She died before 1993, at the age of 98.

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Family Time Line

Edmund Isaac Hollingshead
1847–1933
Catherine C Camp
1852–1935
Cora Hollingshead
1874–
Hollingshead
1882–
Orilla C Hollingshead
1875–
James Hollingshead
1877–1988
Lydia C. Hollingshead
1880–
Sarah Hollingshead
1884–1993
Robert Hollingshead
1886–1889
Robert H. Hollingshead
1890–1953
Catherine ( Katie) Hollingshead
1893–1993

Parents and Siblings

    Edmund Isaac Hollingshead

    Male1847–1933Male

    Catherine C Camp

    Female1852–1935Female

siblings

(9)

    Cora Hollingshead

    Female1874–Female

    Orilla C Hollingshead

    Female1875–Female

    Male1877–1988Male

    Lydia C. Hollingshead

    Female1880–Female

    Hollingshead

    Male1882–Male

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World Events (8)

1894

Age 1

Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 26

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English (northern): habitational name from a lost place in County Durham called Hollingside or Holmside, from Old English hole(g)n ‘holly’ + sīde ‘hillside’, ‘slope’; there is a Hollingside Lane on the southern outskirts of Durham city. In some cases it may be from Hollinhead in Lancashire, so named from Old English holegn ‘holly’ + hēafod ‘headland’, ‘ridge’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Kate Hollingshead in household of Edmund I Hollingshead, "New Jersey State Census, 1905"
  • Catherine C Hollingshead in household of Edmund Hollingshead, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Katie Hollingshead in household of Edward Hollingshead, "United States Census, 1900"

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