Catherine Bashford Spratt

Female31 July 1919–16 August 2006

Brief Life History of Catherine Bashford

When Catherine Bashford Spratt was born on 31 July 1919, in Weston, Platte, Missouri, United States, her father, Benjamin Franklin Spratt, was 28 and her mother, Buelah Benton McCalley, was 29. She lived in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States for about 1 years and Mission, Johnson, Kansas, United States in 2006. She died on 16 August 2006, in Weston, Platte, Missouri, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Weston, Platte, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Franklin Spratt
Buelah Benton McCalley
Franklin Dow Spratt
Donald Edwin Spratt
Catherine Bashford Spratt
Elizabeth A Spratt

Sources (9)

  • Catherine B Spratt, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Catherine B Spratt, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, Births, and Marriages 1980-2014"
  • Catherine B Spratt, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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Siblings (4)

World Events (8)


Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 8

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.

1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 23

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

English (southern England): variant of Sprott with unrounding of the vowel. This name is now proportionally more common in Ireland (especially County Down) than England.

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

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