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Katherine Foley Langford
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Birth: Jul. 7, 1824, Ireland
Death: Sep. 10, 1917
Motley
Morrison County
Minnesota, USA

Katherine (Foley) Langford was the daughter of T. Foley and Mary Shay, both of Ireland. Katherine was born on July 7, 1824 in Ireland and died Sept 10, 1917 in Motley, Minnesota, she was buried at St. Mary's Cemetery in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Katherine married Francis Langford and they had five children: Julia (Langford) Wood, Mary Ann (Langford) Potts, John Langford, Richard Frank Langford and Ellen (Langford) Madigan.

Obit was located in the Motley Mercury, Motley, Morrison Co., Minnesota on 9/21/1917 p.1 and reads as follows:
Katherine Langford. Mrs. Katherine Langford, mother of Mrs. Thos. Madigan, passed away Saturday morning at the home of her daughter in Crow Wing Valley. She has been confined to her bed for some time owing to her old age.
The remains were taken to Minneapolis Monday and on Tuesday they were laid to rest in St. Mary's cemetery.
The deceased was 93 years old at the time of her death and was born in Ireland in 1824, coming to America in 1847. She had five children, all of whom are living. They are Mrs. T.E. Potts, of Wahkon, Minn.; John Langsford, of Minneapolis; Richard Langsford, of Rich Valley, Minn.; Mrs. Julia Wood, of Minneapolis, and Mrs. Thos. Madigan, of Motley. All were at the funeral of their mother in Minneapolis.
The children have the sympathy of all in the loss of their beloved mother."

No stone was seen in the cemetery.
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She smoked a pipe and claimed it was for a toothache.
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1860 United States Federal Census
about Catherine Langford
Name: Catherine Langford
Age in 1860: 30
Birth Year: abt 1830
Birthplace: Ireland
Home in 1860: Rockland, Ontonagon, Michigan
Gender: Female
Post Office: Minesota Mine
Household Members: Name Age
Frank Langford 37
Catherine Langford 30
Thomas Langford 10
Mary A Langford 8
Julia Langford 6
Ellen Langford 4
John Langford 2
Richard Langford 1
Richard Langford 30
James Henry 30
Florence Mahony 13
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1880 United States Federal Census
about Catherine Langford
Name: Catherine Langford
Home in 1880: Gilmanton, Benton, Minnesota
Age: 52
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1828
Birthplace: Ireland
Relation to Head of Household: Wife
Spouse's Name: Francis
Father's birthplace: Ireland
Mother's birthplace: Ireland
Occupation: Keeping House
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Female
Household Members: Name Age
Francis Langford 62
Catherine Langford 52
Richard Langford 21
William Langford 16
Edward Langford 12
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1900 Federal Census shows her name as Chatoria Langford born in Ireland in Jul 1822 and age 77 and living with her daughter Ellen's family. From micofilm at Chisholm Genealogy Center at Ironworld.
1900 United States Federal Census
about Chatone Sangford
Name: Chatone Sangford
Home in 1900: Fayal, Saint Louis, Minnesota
Age: 77
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1823
Birthplace: Ireland
Relationship to head-of-house: Mother-in-law
Race: White
Household Members: Name Age
Thomas Madigan 47
Ellen Madigan 43
Frank Madigan 18
Kathfin Madigan 15
William Madigan 13
Julie Madigan 10
Sangford Madigan 9
Fred T Madigan 7
Chatone Sangford 77 =Katherine (Foley) Langford
Cores McGrann 27
Hug Gillis 29
Mick Sullivan 39
Patrick Barry 30
H A Garvey 33
G C Udett 26
Denis Brannan 61
C Bassille 43
James Riley 28
Lawner Cooney 27
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1910 United States Federal Census
about Cassiline Langford
Name: Cassiline Langford
Age in 1910: 88
Estimated birth year: abt 1822
Birthplace: Ireland
Relation to Head of House: Mother
Father's Birth Place: Ireland
Mother's Birth Place: Ireland
Home in 1910: Aurora, St Louis, Minnesota
Marital Status: Widowed
Race: White
Gender: Female
Year of Immigration: 1840
Household Members: Name Age
Thomas Madigan 64
Mrs Ellen L Madigan 53
Langford B Madigan 19
Frederick C Madigan 17
Cassiline Langford 88
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Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002
about Katherine Langford
Name: Katherine Langford
Death Date: 10 Sep 1917
Death County: Morrison
State File Number: 007875
Certificate Number: 007875
Certificate Year: 1917
Record Number: 225493
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 Children:
  Mary Ann Langford Potts (1851 - 1945)*
  Ellen Langford Madigan (1855 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Marys Cemetery
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Section 3, Block 28, Lot 1, grave 1
 
Created by: david long
Record added: Aug 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20778831
Katherine <i>Foley</i> Langford
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