Catharine Hunter

ID # 4927, (1830-1876)
BirthCatharine Hunter was born on 9 September 1830 at Galt, Upper Canada. 
MarriageShe married John Buchanan Keachie, son of James Keachie and Elizabeth Buchanan, on 3 February 1853 at North Dumfries Township.
GS2987 First Church Marriages

By License in N. Dumfries
On Feb 3, 1853

John B. Keachie and Catharine Hunter, both of N. D. (North Dumfries)
Witnesses Arch. Hunter and James Keachie.

 
DeathShe died on 31 August 1876 at North Dumfries Township, Waterloo Co., Ontario, at age 45. 
BurialShe was buried at Section 2, Mountview Cemetery, Galt. 
NoteDeath reg. 012367-76 North Dumfries, Waterloo County
Catherine Keachie, died 31 August 1876, age 45 yrs, 11 mos., 22 days. Carpenters Wife. Presbyterian. Born Galt. Died of consumption. Attending physician Dr. Sylvester, Galt. Informant Thomas Lake of North Dumfries.

The Waterloo Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society provides a transcription of Catharine's gravestone in section 2 of Mountview Cemetery in Galt, which reads:

23E-14-1 Sacred/to the memory of/Mrs. Catharine Keachie/who died/Aug. 31, 1876/aged/45 ys. 11 mo's/'Blessed are the dead who die/in the Lord'

Catharine's date of birth is calculated from her age at time of death.

A place of burial for her husband has not been found. 

Children of Catharine Hunter and John Buchanan Keachie

Last Edited21 May 2018