Catherine Shugart (Best) (1742 - 1822) MP

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Birthplace: Heiliges Römisches Reich Deutscher Nation (Present Germany)
Death: Died in Wayne County, Indiana, United States
Managed by: Ben M. Angel
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About Catherine Shugart (Best)

On the Find A Grave page for her son, Eli Shugart:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=8994735

J. Stover, a genealogy researcher, author, and weekly genealogy columnist in Cumberland County, KY, writes that Catherine, Eli's mother, was actually named at birth Catherine Best, and had been born in Germany on 6 April 1742, rather than in Pennsylvania. According to her research, she died in 1822 in Wayne County, Indiana. Presumably, her sources of information are available on request through her contact page on Find A Grave.

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From "Martha's Extended Family" family tree page on Catherine from Pennsylvania:

http://martisgenes.info/p4.htm#i43

Catherine (?)[1],[2]

  • F, b. 3 May 1742
  • Birth* Catherine was born on 3 May 1742 in Pennsylvania.
  • Marriage* She married Zachariah Shugart.

Family Zachariah Shugart b. 28 Feb 1747

  • Children
  • 1. George Shugart+ b. 30 Aug 1770, d. 10 Oct 1851
  • 2. Leonard Shugart+ b. 1772

Citations:

1.[S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 929.

2.[S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, p. 997.

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Catherine Shugart (Best)'s Timeline

1742
April 6, 1742
Heiliges Römisches Reich Deutscher Nation (Present Germany)
1766
1766
Age 23
Province of North Carolina, (Present USA)
1769
October 9, 1769
Age 27
Clinton, Kentucky, United States
1770
August 30, 1770
Age 28
Chester County, Province of Pennsylvania, (Present USA)
1772
July 2, 1772
Age 30
Snow Camp, Orange County (Present Alamance County), Province of North Carolina, (Present USA)
1774
December 12, 1774
Age 32
Marlborough Township, Chester County, Province of Pennsylvania, (Present USA)
1776
July 30, 1776
Age 34
Cane Creek, Orange, North Carolina, United States
1778
October 3, 1778
Age 36
North Carolina, United States
1822
1822
Age 79
Wayne County, Indiana, United States
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