Nancy E. Cathey

1885–1966 (Age 80)
Hiawassee, Towns, Georgia, United States

The Life of Nancy E.

When Nancy E. Cathey was born on 1 October 1885, in Hiawassee, Towns, Georgia, United States, her father, Julius Young Cathey, was 38 and her mother, Rebecca Louvenia Wood, was 39. She married Lawrence Dewnceney Gribble on 24 May 1914. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Brasstown, Towns, Georgia, United States in 1900 and District 990, Towns, Georgia, United States for about 5 years. She died on 15 June 1966, at the age of 80, and was buried in Clarkesville, Habersham, Georgia, United States.

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Nancy E. Cathey
Lawrence Dewnceney Gribble
Marriage: 24 May 1914
Infant Son Gribble
William Herman Gribble

Spouse & Children

24 May 1914


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 8

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 22

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced form of MacCathay, a Galloway surname of unexplained origin, also spelled Cathie.

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

Sources (3)

  • Nancy Cathy in household of Julius T Cathy, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nancy Gribble in household of Lon D Gribble, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nancy Gribble in household of Lon D Gribble, "United States Census, 1930"

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