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Catherine Booth (Mumford)

Birthdate: (61)
Birthplace: Ashbourne, Derbyshire, UK
Death: October 4, 1890 (61) (Kreft)
Immediate Family:

Wife of William Booth
Mother of Bramwell Booth; Ballington Booth; Catherine "Kate" Booth-Clibborn; Emma Moss Booth-Tucker; Herbert Henry Howard Booth and 3 others

Managed by: Justin Swanström
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About Catherine Booth

Catherine Booth (17 January 1829 – 4 October 1890) was the wife of the founder of The Salvation Army, William Booth. Because of her influence in the formation of The Salvation Army she was known as the 'Army Mother'.

She was born Catherine Mumford in Ashbourne, Derbyshire, England, the daughter of John Mumford and Sarah Milward. Her father was a coach builder. Her family later moved to Boston, Lincolnshire, and later lived in Brixton, London.

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Catherine Booth's Timeline

January 17, 1829
Ashbourne, Derbyshire, UK
March 8, 1856
Age 27
Halifax, Yorkshire, UK
July 28, 1857
Age 28
September 18, 1858
Age 29
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom
January 8, 1860
Age 30
Durham, County Durham, England, United Kingdom
August 26, 1862
Age 33
Penzance, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
May 4, 1864
Age 35
Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
December 25, 1865
Age 36
Greater London, UK
April 28, 1868
Age 39
October 4, 1890
Age 61