Katharine Mc Lauchlin

1895–1968 (Age 73)
Wadesboro, Anson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Katharine

When Katharine Mc Lauchlin was born on 7 March 1895, in Wadesboro, Anson, North Carolina, United States, her father, James Argyle Mc Lauchlin, was 27 and her mother, Frances Eleanor Tillman, was 23. She married Wayne Frank Clegern on 22 June 1916, in Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Sherman, Grayson, Texas, United States in 1900 and Edmond, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States for about 30 years. She died on 18 June 1968, at the age of 73.

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Katharine Mc Lauchlin
Wayne Frank Clegern
Marriage: 22 June 1916
William Argyle Clegern
Harriet Clegern
Francis Eleanor Clegern
Wayne MacLauchlin Clegern

Spouse & Children

22 June 1916
Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States


  • William Argyle Clegern


  • Harriet Clegern


  • Francis Eleanor Clegern


  • Wayne MacLauchlin Clegern


Parents & Siblings



  • Female1889–1977Female

  • Female1895–1968Female

  • John Calvin McLaughlin


  • Rosamond Mc Lauchlin


  • Martha Mae Mc Lauchlin


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 2

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 21

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Shortened form of any of the many Scottish and Irish surnames formed with Gaelic mac ‘son of’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Katharine Mclauchlin in household of James A Mclauchlin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Katharine Clegern in household of Wayne F Clegern, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Katharine Clegern in household of Wayne F Clegern, "United States Census, 1930"

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