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Catharine Harper (Carroll)

Also Known As: "Kitty", "Catherine"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Carrollton, Carroll County, Maryland, United States
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Signer of the "Declaration of Independence" and Mary Darnall Carroll
Wife of Robert G. Harper, U.S. Senator
Mother of Charles Carroll Harper; Mary Diana Harper; Emily Louisa Harper and Robert Goodloe Harper
Sister of Charles Carroll, IV, of Homewood; Elizabeth Carroll; Mary Caton; Ann Brooke Carroll; Louisa Rachel Carroll and 1 other
Half sister of ? Carroll

Managed by: Richard Lynch
Last Updated:

About Catharine Harper

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=88664245

Catharine "Kitty" Carroll Harper was the youngest child of Charles Carroll of Carrollton (signer of the Declaration of Independence) and Mary Darnall (who died when Catharine was just 3 years old). She was born at Doughoregan Manor. She married Robert Goodloe Harper (U.S. Congressman from South Carolina, and, later, U.S. Senator from Maryland) on May 1, 1801 in Annapolis, MD. They had at least 6 children, only one of whom outlived Catharine Carroll Harper.

Her first name is often misspelled "Catherine," but the correct spelling of "Catharine" appears on tombstones and in Carroll family documents. At least 5 of her children are buried beside her(although her husband is buried in a different cemetery, alongside their eldest child, Charles).

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Catharine Harper's Timeline

1778
December 18, 1778
Carrollton, Carroll County, Maryland, United States
1802
1802
Age 23
1803
1803
Age 24
1812
1812
Age 33
1814
1814
Age 35
1861
February 2, 1861
Age 82
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Baltimore, Maryland, United States