Catherine Slyman

12 May 1913–29 November 1969 (Age 56)
Westville, Franklin, New York, United States

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Slyman was born on 12 May 1913, in Westville, Franklin, New York, United States, her father, David Slyman, was 25 and her mother, Mary Vieo, was 22. She died on 29 November 1969, in Village of Sodus, Sodus, Wayne, New York, United States, at the age of 56.

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

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.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 4

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Age 16

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: elaborated form of Sly , with the addition of Middle English man ‘man’.

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

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