Lucinda Catharina Van Winkle

10 May 1840–15 February 1887 (Age 46)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Lucinda Catharina

When Lucinda Catharina Van Winkle was born on 10 May 1840, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Isaac Van Winkle, was 49 and her mother, Mary Watts, was 29. She married Elias J. Keeney on 28 June 1860, in Linn, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Oregon, United States in 1870 and Halsey, Linn, Oregon, United States in 1880. She died on 15 February 1887, in Lane, Oregon, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Brownsville, Linn, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elias J. Keeney
1828–1911
Lucinda Catharina Van Winkle
1840–1887
Marriage: 28 June 1860
John Keeney
1861–1940
Charles Keeney
1861–
George Keeney
1861–1891
Rhoda Ann Kenney
1863–1954
James Maynard Keeney
1865–1923
Clark Keeney
1867–1874
Edward Elias Keeney
1869–1889
Homer Isaac Keeney
1873–1938
Roy Jason Keeney
1876–1958
Lena Keeney
1882–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 June 1860
Linn, Oregon, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Isaac Newton Van Winkle

    Male1837–1917Male

    Jason Summerfield VanWinkle

    Male1839–1907Male

    Female1840–1887Female

    Henry Van Winkle

    Male1845–1861Male

    Sarah Van Winkle

    Female1847–Female

World Events (8)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 6

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1859 · Oregon Becomes a State

Age 19

Oregon became the 33rd state admitted to the Union on February 14, 1859. 

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucinda Van Winkle in household of George Van Winkle, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lucinda Keeney in household of Elias Keeney, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lucinda Keeny in household of Elias Keeny, "United States Census, 1880"

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