Monts, Catherine C.

Birth Name Monts, Catherine C.
Gender female
Age at Death 85 years, 1 month, 1 day

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth 1842-06-30 Itawamba, Mississippi, USA Birth of Monts, Catherine C.
 
Death 1927-08-01 Navarro, Texas, USA Death of Monts, Catherine C.
 
Burial   New Chatfield Cemetery, Chatfield, Navarro, Texas, USA Burial of Monts, Catherine
 

Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Monts, Adam
Mother Sease, Mary Elizabeth
    Brother     Monts, William Anderson
    Brother     Monts, Mark
    Sister     Monts, Emily Ann
    Sister     Monts, Magdalin
    Brother     Monts, John Robert
    Sister     Monts, Elizabeth
    Brother     Monts, J. Isaac
    Brother     Monts, Louis Phillip
    Brother     Monts, Frances A.
    Sister     Monts, Mary Ann
         Monts, Catherine C.

Families

    Family of Johnson, Allen and Monts, Catherine C.
Married Husband Johnson, Allen
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage 1859-11-09   Marriage of Johnson, Allen and Monts, Catherine C.
 
  Children
  1. Johnson, Jessie Ollie
    Family of West, Samuel Houston and Monts, Catherine C.
Married Husband West, Samuel Houston
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage 1867-01-07 Itawamba, Mississippi, USA Marriage of West, Samuel Houston and Monts, Catherine C.
Event Note

Other sources (Obituary) say Jan 7th 1867, which would make more sense given that Mollie was born in November of that year. Catherine's Widow's Pension application says June 6th, 1867.

 
Residence 1894   West, Samuel Adam moved to Texas
 
  Children
  1. West, Mollie D
  2. West, Columbia
  3. West, Minnie B.
  4. West, Ida Elizabeth
  5. West, Della
  6. West, Samuel Adam
  7. West, Effie Mae

Media

Narrative

Obituary
Catherine C. (Monts) (Johnson) West
Jun 1843 - Aug 1, 1927

Aged Woman Dies At Local Hospital

Burial Chatfield

Mrs. S. H. West, aged 81 years, resident of Corsicana for 32 years, died at the Navarro county hospital at 2:30 o'clock Monday afternoon and the funeral cortege left the Sutherland Undertaking Parlors at 10 o'clock Tuesday morning for Chatfield, where interment was made. She was a member of the Methodist church.

Surviving are seven children as follows: Mrs. B. K. Downey, Frost; J. O. Johnson, Frost; Mrs. Della Wooley, Frost; Mrs. Mollie Armstrong, Corsicana; Mrs. Joe Brannon, Shannon, Miss.; Mrs. Ben Long, Fort Worth, and Sam West, Powell. A large number of grandchildren also survive. Mrs. West was born in Mississippi.

Notes:

Corsicana Daily Sun on Tuesday August 2, 1927

Catherine C. Monts Johnson West was my great-grandmother. She was born in June 1843 in Itawamba County Mississippi. She married Allen Johnson on Nov. 9, 1859. They had one son, Jessie. Allen Johnson died in the Civil War on January 21, 1862. She married Samuel Houston West on January 7, 1867. She died August 1, 1927.
... Jayne Johnson Gillen

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Pedigree

  1. Monts, Adam
    1. Sease, Mary Elizabeth
      1. Monts, William Anderson
      2. Monts, Mark
      3. Monts, Emily Ann
      4. Monts, Magdalin
      5. Monts, John Robert
      6. Monts, J. Isaac
      7. Monts, Elizabeth
      8. Monts, Louis Phillip
      9. Monts, Frances A.
      10. Monts, Mary Ann
      11. Monts, Catherine C.
        1. Johnson, Allen
          1. Johnson, Jessie Ollie
        2. West, Samuel Houston
          1. West, Mollie D
          2. West, Columbia
          3. West, Minnie B.
          4. West, Ida Elizabeth
          5. West, Della
          6. West, Samuel Adam
          7. West, Effie Mae

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