Catherine L. LaFlair

Female 1880 - 1942  (61 years)


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  • Name Catherine L. LaFlair  [1
    Born 26 Nov 1880  Ottawa, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 9 Apr 1905  St John's Episcopal Church, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 27 Feb 1942  Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 30 Apr 1942  Ogdensburg Cemetery, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I5067  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2021 

    Father Louis Napoleon Beique dit Lafleur,   b. 19 Apr 1823, Montreal, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1897, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Polly,   b. 12 Jan 1845, Russian Corners, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1922, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1870 
    Family ID F73  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Christopher Walling,   b. Jul 1879, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1932, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Married 22 Nov 1899  St Mary's Cathedral, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Dorothy Walling,   b. 19 Sep 1900, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1977, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2021 
    Family ID F23  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • - 1900 U.S. census, Ogdensburg 1st ward, House 80: Katie Walling is 19 years old and is living in a rented house on Congress Street with her husband William Walling. They have been married for one year and there are no children living with them. She was born 25 Nov 1880 in Canada. Both her parents were also born in Canada. She emigrated to the U.S. in 1884 and has been in the U.S. for 15 years. She can read and write.

      - Bible of Dorothy Walling Cayen: Catherine Walling born Nov 26, 1880. Died Feb 27, 1942.

      - Ogdensburg Cemetery: Gravestone reads: Catherine L. Waling, 1880-1942. Cemetery index notes that she was "in the vault 3/2/1942"

      - Baptism Certificate: Catherine was originally a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Ogdensburg but on Oct. 2, 1904 she was baptised into St. John's Episcopal Church. Her daughter, Mary Dorothy Walling was also baptised into the same Church on the same day.

      - City death record: Catherine Walling died at the age of 61 years, 3 months, 1 day. She owned her home and was a housewife. She was born in Ottawa, Ontario to Louis LaFlair (who was born in Canada) and Mary Polley (who was born in Canada). She died of Hodgkins disease.

      - Jan. 14, 1933: Members of Parent-Teachers Association of No. 6 school made plans for their Founders night celebration which will be held Feb. 10 at a regular meeting of the group Friday night at the school. A program under the direction if Mrs. William Walling as chairperson and refreshments will be included.

      - Jan. 7, 1935: Mrs. Walling is Injured By Fall: Mrs. Catherine Walling of 923 Congress St. was removed to Hepburn Hospital this morning following a fall in the basement of the home of Mr. and Mrs. William Westbrook, Jay Street, where she is employed. She suffered a cut on the head. The accident occurred when Mrs. Walling had a dizzy spell and fell. She was attended by Dr. Jay Meeker.

      - Feb. 22, 1935 Ogd. Advance: In compensation court here yesterday before Referee Mark Kelly: The cases of the following were continued: Mrs. Kate Walling of Ogdensburg, employed by William E. Westbrook.

      - Obituary: Feb. 28 1943: Mrs. Catherine laFlair Walling died at the family home, 923 Congress St. (Feb. 27, 1943.) She was born in Ottawa, Ontario on Nov. 26, 1880 to Louis and Mary Polley LaFlair. She came to the city at an early age. She was a member of St. John's Church. She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Edward Cayen of Ogdensburg, two sisters, Mrs. Samuel Boyer (Syracuse) and Eunice LaFlair (Newark, N.Y.), two grandchildren, Mrs. Catherine Martin and Miss Elizabeth Cayen, city, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services were at the home, 923 Congress St., Monday, and at St. John's Episcopal Church. Arrangements by Ramsdell-Ewart Funeral Service.

  • Sources 
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