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Catherine (Gosser) Stephens (1804 - 1868)

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Catherine Stephens formerly Gosser aka Wilson
Born in Garrard Co, KYmap
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Wife of — married 21 Jul 1824 in Adair Co, KYmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Warrick Co, INmap
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Biography

Catherine married a second time after the death of William An Stephens "and saw smart trouble" and died in her 65th year.

Catherine was born in 1804. She was the daughter of James Peter Gosser and Elizabeth Dickson Gosser. She passed away in 1868.

Sources


Warrick Co History "Kinfolk of Wm Parke & Synah Perry and Josiah Wilson and Margaret Crow" by Margie Ellis Howell 1867.

  • Photo of headstone in file. Headstone photo on file. Headstone in very bad shape--verified by the birth date of Jan 11, 1804.
  • 1850 Russell Co, KY Census hshld 386 lists William Stevens 47 Bapt Clergyman, Katherine 46, Elizabeth 12, Thomas, 8 Caroline 3 and Josephine Wilson 1 and Elijah Stephens 8.

1850 Russell Co KY census lists William 47, Bapt Clergyman, Katherine 46, Elizabeth 12, Thomas 8, Caroline 3, Josephine Wilson (grdau) 1 and Elijah Stephens 8. "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M65K-RJK : 12 April 2016), William Stevens, Russell county, Russell, Kentucky, United States; citing family 386, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.). atherine married a second time "and saw smart trouble" and died in her 65th year. Warrick County History. LDS Ancestral file Copyright 7/96 (10/98)

  • Some info from Teresa Genton (info compiled by Les Gosser)
  • 1850 Russell Co, KY Census hshld 386 lists William Stevens 47 Bapt Clergyman, Katherine 46, Elizabeth 12, Thomas, 8 Caroline 3 and Josephine Wilson 1 and Elijah Stephens 8.

1850 Russell Co KY census lists William 47, Bapt Clergyman, Katherine 46, Elizabeth 12, Thomas 8, Caroline 3, Josephine Wilson (grdau) 1 and Elijah Stephens 8. "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M65K-RJK : 12 April 2016), William Stevens, Russell county, Russell, Kentucky, United States; citing family 386, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

  • 1860 Pike Co IN census hshld 52 lists William A 57, Cathrine 56, Caroline 13, Josephine Wilson 11.

1860 Pike Co IN census lists William A 57, Catherine 56, Caroline 13, Josephine Wilson (grdau) 11. "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4NN-5FR : 13 December 2017), William A Stephens, 1860.

  • "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FWY6-HRJ : accessed 9 May 2018), William Stephens and Catherine Gosser, 23 Jul 1824; citing , Adair, Kentucky, United States, Madison County Courthouse, Richmond; FHL microfilm 48.


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