Cattie Longshore

15 March 1886–8 December 1908 (Age 22)
Panola, Texas, United States

The Life of Cattie

When Cattie Longshore was born on 15 March 1886, in Panola, Texas, United States, her father, William Thomas Longshore, was 41 and her mother, Melvina Jane Oden, was 37. She married John William Wilkinson on 20 September 1902, in Panola, Texas, United States. She lived in Justice Precinct 2, Panola, Texas, United States in 1900. She died on 8 December 1908, in Panola, Texas, United States, at the age of 22, and was buried in Rock Hill Cemetery, Beckville, Panola, Texas, United States.

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John William Wilkinson
Cattie Longshore
Marriage: 20 September 1902

Spouse and Children

20 September 1902
Panola, Texas, United States

Parents and Siblings

    William Thomas Longshore


    Melvina Jane Oden




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 4

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 8

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

Name Meaning

English: possibly an altered form of Longshaw, habitational name from Longshaw in Derbyshire, Greater Manchester, and Staffordshire, named from Middle English lang, long + shaw ‘copse’, ‘small wood’ (Old English sceaga).

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

Sources (3)

  • Cattie Longshore in household of W ? Longshore, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Cattie Longshore, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"
  • Cattie Wilkinson, "Find A Grave Index"

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