Person:Catherine Painter (1)

  • HPhilip Baker1809 - 1838
  • WCatherine Melvina PainterABT 1820 - 1887
m. ABT 1836
  1. Henry Augustus Baker1836 - 1916
  • HJerome B Leidy1823 - 1901
  • WCatherine Melvina PainterABT 1820 - 1887
m. 1847
  1. Kate Leidy1847 -
  2. Jerome B Leidy1849 -
  3. Augustus Leidy1853 -
  4. Elizabeth Leidy1853 -
Facts and Events
Name Catherine Melvina Painter
Gender Female
Birth[1] ABT 1820 Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Marriage ABT 1836 Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAto Philip Baker
Marriage 1847 Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAto Jerome B Leidy
Census[6] 1850 Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Census[2][7] 1880 Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA1880 US Census - FS Record Pilot
Death[8] 02 Jun 1887 Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Ancestral File Number 28FPLX

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  • PA Death Records on FS-Record-Pilot for both surnames Leidy and Painter

Look at this record. A Catherine Painter born to a Jacob Painter (9ND6-X4N) and Eve St. John's Lutheran Church (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Race St. below 6th; then 61st and Columbia) (Main Author) Baptisms 1806-1858 -- Marriages 1806-1858 FHL US/CAN Film 1312442 Items 6 - 8

Possible record of father in 1850 Census Spring Garden, ward 3, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Calculate birth is 1785 based on age of 65 - Birthplace New Jersey There are three children (Sarah, Mary Ann, George) (two others Ellen Eberle, Ann C Shull)

Catherine is age 29 in 1850 Census living with Jerome Leidy her 2nd husband and children from both marriages.

IGI Possibility Contact the county to request a death record. 1880 Census Household Where can I find parents?

Catherine Painter; Female; Birth: About 1821 , Chester, Pennsylvania; Film Number: 183579 Page Number: 1273 Reference number: 44398

Catharine Painter; Female; Birth: 1821 , Chester, Pennsylvania; Father: John Painter; Mother: Margaret Thomas; Film Number: 184727 Page Number: Reference number:

Catherine Painter; Female; Birth: About 1821 , Chester, Pennsylvania; Father: John Painter; Mother: Margaret Thomas; Spouse: Unavailable; Film Number: 184234 Page Number: 440 Reference number: 9793

1780 - 1800 is an estimated date of Catherines parents birth. In 1880 census her father and mothers birthplace is shown as Pennsylvania.

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  1. US Federal Government. 1850 US Census, Pennsylvania, film=???, ward=phil,north liberty(6), page=367, 25 Jul 1850.

    Age=29. Sex=F. Birthplace=PA. Also see husband Jerome Leidy for more details.

  2. 1880 US Census - Pennsylvania, film=1255173, page=130C, 1880.

    Age=63. Marital Status=M. Gender=F. Race=W. Birthplace=PA. Both parent birthplace=PA.

  3.   Endowments for living, film=183404, 5 Sep 1863.

    relationship to son Henry as stated by Henry. Henry gives name of mother as Catherine Melvina.

  4.   Smith, George. Family History of Henry Augustus Baker. (Salt Lake City, UT : Smith, 1973).

    Name shown Catherine Melvina Painter.

  5.   US Federal Government. 1860 US Census, Pennsylvania, film=805162,Philadelphia ward 12, page 134, 2nd division, 1860.

    Age 40

  6. 1850 US Census.
  7. Living in household of her son Augustus along with his wife Josephine and child Frederick. Husband is also there with her.
  8. Name: Catharine Leidy
    Death Date: 02 Jun 1887
    Death Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Gender: Female
    Race: W
    Death Age: 62 years
    Estimated Birth Year: 1825
    Birth Death:
    Birthplace: Philadelphia
    Marital Status: Single
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    Cemetery: Odd Fellows
    Burial Place:
    Burial Date: 04 Jun 1887
    Additional Relatives:
    Film Number: 2078754
    Digital Folder Number: 4010342
    Image Number: 57
    Reference Number: 61
    Collection: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915