Katherine Anna Parton

29 October 1910–July 1999 (Age 88)
Yonkers, Westchester, New York, United States

The Life of Katherine Anna

When Katherine Anna Parton was born on 29 October 1910, in Yonkers, Westchester, New York, United States, her father, Arthur Taylor Parton, was 32 and her mother, Martha Rose Walker, was 31. She lived in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States in 1940. She died in July 1999, in Fort Myers, Lee, Florida, United States, at the age of 88.

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Rev. Dr. John Mosher Mulligan
Katherine Anna Parton

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Arthur Taylor Parton


    Martha Rose Walker





    John T Parton


    Caroline Parton


    Arthur Parton


World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

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.
1914 · Florida Involvement in World War I

Age 4

Florida contributed to World War I in several ways. The state's open land and warm climate made for a great military training location. Additional technological and agricultural developments took place in Florida as well. Roughly 42,030 Floridians joined the troops during 1917 and 1918.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): habitational name from any of various places called Parton; most are named with Old English peretūn ‘pear orchard’ (a compound of pere ‘pear’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, with later change of -er- to -ar-, a regular phonetic development in Middle English). There are examples in Gloucestershire, two in Cumbria, and one in Kircudbrightshire, Scotland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Katherine P Mulligan in household of John M Mulligan, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Catherine A Darton in household of Arthur T Darton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Catherine A Darton in household of Arthur T Darton, "United States Census, 1930"

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