Catherine Bostwick

25 May 1879–8 March 1953 (Age 73)
Dooly, Georgia, United States

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Bostwick was born on 25 May 1879, in Dooly, Georgia, United States, her father, Charles Victor Bostwick, was 28 and her mother, Josephine Miller, was 27. She had at least 3 sons and 1 daughter with Watts Powell. She lived in District 535, Dooly, Georgia, United States in 1910 and Vienna, Dooly, Georgia, United States in 1920. She died on 8 March 1953, at the age of 73, and was buried in Vienna, Dooly, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Watts Powell
Catherine Bostwick
Watts Powell Jr.
Victor Powell
Kathlyn Powell
June Powell

Spouse and Children



    Watts Powell Jr.


    Victor Powell


    Kathlyn Powell


    June Powell


Parents and Siblings

    Charles Victor Bostwick


    Josephine Miller




    Lewis Bostwick


    James Bostwick




    Mary Bostwick


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Hudson's

Age 2

Clothing merchant Joseph Lowthian Hudson opened his first store inside the Detroit Opera House on April 2, 1881. Hudson was very successful with his small store and was able to move to a larger location on Woodward Avenue, far outside what was then the commercial district. Hudson's continued to grow until it became the tallest department store in the world. Hudson's 2,124,316 square foot store filled 32 floors, had 51 elevators, 48 escalators, 705 fitting rooms, and served over 16,000 meals a day.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 21

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English (South Yorkshire):1. habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, possibly Beswick . 2. perhaps a variant of Bostock .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Kate Powell im Haushalt von Watts Powell, „United States Census, 1910“
  • Kate Powell im Haushalt von Watts Powell, „United States Census, 1930“
  • Kate Powell in household of Watts Powell, "United States Census, 1920"

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