Individual Record 527

Name}   Catt, Caroline Family History} Hancock              
  Title}   Race} White / English Sex} Female
Birth:   Date} Fam 13 Aug 1851 Place} Northiam, Sussex, England
Marr.: Date} Exa     6 Oct  1872 Place} Widder Station, Bosanquet, Lambton, Ontario     (Link)
Death: Date} Exa   25 Jun  1935 Place} At home, Swift Current, Saskatchewan
Burial: Date} Exa  27 Jun  1935 Place} Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Swift Current, Saskatchewan
  Grave Marker} Yes
Source 1} 967 = 1851 Eng cen
Source 2}   95 = 1861 CAN cen
Source 3} 121 = 1871 CAN cen
Source 4} 987 = Marriage rec
Source 5} 1160=1891 CAN cen
Source 6} 990 = 1901 CAN cen
Source 7} 1162=1916 CAN cen
Source 8} 1018=Photographs
Source 9} 1157=Photographs
Source 10}963 = Family history
Source 11}965 = Family history
Source 12}980 = Family history
Source 13}1158=Family history
Source 14}1548=Cemetery rec
Parents: } Stephen Catt (#2) & Frances Jane Ridley
   Relationship No.} 183
1st Household No.}  
      Occupation 1}  
       Occupation 2}  
  Religion/Church} Methodist, later Presbyterian
Spouses:    First} Hodgson, Isaac (Jr.)
 Total Number of} 1
Notes:  Born in England, Caroline moved to Canada as a young girl with her parents.  The family settled in Bosanquet Township, Lambton, Ontario.

Caroline Catt Caroline lived in Bosanquet Township and Lambton County for a total of 55 years.

In Sep 1889 Caroline became a 38 year old widow and then found herself solely responsible for raising her six children — ages 1 through 16.

The photograph at the left shows Caroline in about 1900.

In about 1915 she moved west to Swift Current, Saskatchewan, accompanied by her daughter Elva.  In 1916 Caroline lived there with two of her sons:  Art and Reg.  Another son, William, lived nearby with his family.  The photo below shows Caroline circa 1920.

In 1935 it was son Reg who found her dead in bed.  She was 82 years old and had previously been in poor health.  Her funeral service was held in the Knox United Church.  She was buried at Mount Pleasant Cemetery's Block 10N.
Time of Birth}   Time of Death}   Fraternal/Social}  
Baptism Date}   Place}   Caroline Catt
Confirm. Date}   Photo} Caroline circa 1920
Immigr'n Date} Fam 1860 Port}  
Education: Grade}              or Top 2 Degrees}  
Military: Service}                   for the State of}  
Health Condition}  
  Cause of Death}  
Last Updated
by} Dan Hancock
Date Updated}  8 Aug 2015
Date Created}   4 Jan  2007
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