Catherine Marshall McCann

June 1894–16 November 1971 (Age 77)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Catherine Marshall

When Catherine Marshall McCann was born in June 1894, in Kentucky, United States, her father, John McCann, was 41 and her mother, Susan Ellen Lowber, was 42. She married Stanley W Hardesty about 1912. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Springfield, Washington, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years. She died on 16 November 1971, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Stanley W Hardesty
Catherine Marshall McCann
Marriage: about 1912
Eugene Hardesty
Catherine Hardesty

Spouse and Children

about 1912



    Catherine Hardesty


Parents and Siblings

    John McCann


    Susan Ellen Lowber




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 6

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

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

Irish (northern Armagh): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cana ‘son of Cana’, a personal name or byname meaning ‘wolf cub’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Catherine Hardesty in household of Stanley Hardesty, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Catherine Hardesty in household of Stanley Hardesty, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Catherine Hardesty in household of Stanley Hardesty, "United States Census, 1920"

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