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Catherine Cornelia Worthington

Female 1824 - 1863  (39 years)


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  • Name Catherine Cornelia Worthington 
    Born 1824  Caroll Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 11 Feb 1863  early 1863? estimated date Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I309  Earnest
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2006 

    Father Unknown Worthington 
    Mother Unknown Wife 
    Family ID F209  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James David Nolan,   b. 12 Oct 1824, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1891, Union Parish, Lousiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1845  Macon County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Henry Clay ("Clay") Nolan,   b. 12 Dec 1846, Macon County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1921, Farmervile, Union Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +2. William Zachary Taylor Nolan,   b. 12 Dec 1846, Macon County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1930  (Age 83 years)
     3. Alexandria Nolan,   b. 1848,   d. died young? Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Adams Nolan,   b. 1849, Union Parish, Lousiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef ORE 1860  (Age < 11 years)
    +5. Joseph C. Nolan,   b. 4 Mar 1850, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1920, Farmervile, Union Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +6. Elizabeth Caroline Nolan,   b. 22 Oct 1852,   d. 13 Dec 1937  (Age 85 years)
     7. Lucinda I Nolan,   b. 1853, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. Sarah Jane Nolan,   b. 24 Aug 1854,   d. 1927, Rayville, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     9. Jeff Nolan,   b. 1856,   d. 1856  (Age 0 years)
    +10. Stephen M. Nolan,   b. 10 Oct 1856, Union Parish, Lousiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1925, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +11. James David Nolan, Jr.,   b. 25 Oct 1859, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1912  (Age 52 years)
     12. Francise Marion Nolan,   b. 1861,   d. 1861  (Age 0 years)
     13. Benjamin Franklin Nolan,   b. 1863,   d. 1863  (Age 0 years)
    +14. Jefferson Davis Nolan,   b. 11 Feb 1863,   d. 31 Oct 1947  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2006 
    Family ID F127  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1850 Census
David & Cornelia Noland
Children:
Taylor
Clay
Adams
    1850 Census David & Cornelia Noland Children: Taylor Clay Adams
    David & Cornelia…
    1860 Census<br>

David & Catherine Nolan<br>

Children:<br>

Henry Clay<br>

Zachary <br>

Joseph<br>

Elizabeth<br>

Lucinda<br>

Stephen<br>
David Jr
    1860 Census
    David & Catherine Nolan
    Children:
    Henry Clay
    Zachary
    Joseph
    Elizabeth
    Lucinda
    Stephen
    David Jr


    Headstones
    Catherine Cornelia Worthington Nolan
    Catherine Cornelia Worthington Nolan
    Wife of David Nolan

  • Notes 
    • The record of "tutorship" of the minor children of this marriage has Catherine Worthington's date of death "early part of 1873" (must be an error) SOURCE: Tutorship records, Debi Antley Murphy, W.M. LA However, every other record I've seen indica te that she died in childbirth in 1863. She appears as "Cornelia" on the 1850 (AL?) Census and "Catherine" on her gravestone, but I think she was generally known as "Catherine"

      From the 1860 Union Parish LA Census
      Household: 768 768
      S. Worthington 60 M Farmer 100 NC
      Betsy Worthington 60 F Housekeeper 100 NC
      Jo Worthington 22 M AL
      Collins Peeler 25 F AL X
      S & Betsy are within the right age range to be parents to Catherine & Caroline (who would have been in their 30's by 1860). Suppose they were born ca. 1800, they would have been 24 years old at Catherine's birth and 30 years old at Caroline's bir th.

  • Sources 
    1. [S47] Name and dates confirmed at Nolan Family Reunion, 1999, Union Parish, LA.

    2. [S48] Tutorship records for her remaining minor children give d.o.d. as "early 1873".

    3. [S49] Tombstone reads: "Catherine W. Nolan= 1824-1863 Wife of David Nolan".