Catherine Boies

14 October 1815–27 September 1843 (Age 27)
Blandford, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Boies was born on 14 October 1815, in Blandford, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, her father, David Boies, was 34 and her mother, Elizabeth Gibbs, was 34. She died on 27 September 1843, at the age of 27.

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David Boies
Elizabeth Gibbs
Almira C. Boies
Curtis Hooker Boies
Joseph Milton Boies
Albert R Boies
Carolina Elizabeth Boies
Russell Boies
Catherine Boies
Orphia Marie Boies
Sylvester William Boies
Nancy Cordelia Boies
Mary A. Boies

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World Events (3)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 5

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1820 · Making Land more affordable

Age 5

"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of French Bois .

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

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