Catharine Seely

1809–
Ohio, United States

The Life of Catharine

Catharine Seely was born in 1809, in Ohio, United States. She married James Watt on 12 March 1829.

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James Watt
1808–
Catharine Seely
1809–
Marriage: 12 March 1829

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 March 1829

World Events (3)

1810 · Change of capital city

Age 1

Zanesville becomes the new state capital.
1812

Age 3

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · War of 1812

Age 3

Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Seeley .

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

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