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Catherine A. "Kitty" Slavin Grosse
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Birth: Dec. 31, 1882
Sleepy Hollow
Westchester County
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 2, 1957
Yonkers
Westchester County
New York, USA

Catherine (nicknamed Kitty) was born in December, 1882 in North Tarrytown NY to Tully Slavin and Ellen Martin. The oldest daughter she was named for her maternal grandmother Catherine McMullen. She was baptized in St. Teresa of Avila's Church on January 1, 1883. Michael Kearney and Maggie Martin were her sponsors. She attended St. Teresaís school in Tarrytown and Millerís Business School in New York City. In 1904 she married Frederick Henry Grosse at the Church of Immaculate Conception (St. Marys) in Yonkers. Kitty was active in the Lady Mewes Circle, the Democrat Club and the Rosarian Society of St. Peterís the family church in Yonkers.
The Grosseís would live out their lives in Yonkers and become the parents of six children: (Elinor) Hazel, (Ethel) Marjorie, John E., T. Kenneth, C. Shirley, and Doris M. Their three daughters would marry in quick succession in 1942 at the start of WWII.
Catherine died December 2, 1957 after a short illness. 
 
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 Parents:
  Tully Francis Slavin (1862 - 1935)
  Ellen T. Martin Slavin (1860 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  Frederick Henry Grosse (1882 - 1953)
 
 Children:
  Elinor Hazel Grosse (1908 - 1929)*
  E. Marjorie Grosse Donohue (1911 - 2000)*
  John Grosse (1913 - 2003)*
  Kenneth T Grosse (1917 - 1973)*
  C. Shirley Grosse Murphy (1919 - 2008)*
  Doris M Grosse Kane (1921 - 1977)*
 
 Siblings:
  Catherine A. Slavin Grosse (1882 - 1957)
  Joseph Bernard Slavin (1885 - ____)*
  William Joseph Slavin (1886 - 1957)*
  Agnes Slavin (1888 - ____)*
  Edward Francis Slavin (1890 - 1959)*
  Francis Slavin (1892 - 1895)*
  Leonard Slavin (1894 - ____)*
  Jessie Marie Slavin Donnelly (1895 - 1957)**
  Cornelia A Slavin Ritz (1895 - 1951)*
  Infant Slavin (1898 - 1898)*
  Arthur John Slavin (1903 - 1945)**
  Paul Bernard Slavin (1906 - 1974)**
  Elizabeth Jean Slavin Babcock (1910 - 1991)**
  Harold John Slavin (1912 - 1975)**
  James Albert Slavin (1916 - 1969)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Hastings-on-Hudson
Westchester County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 87, Lot 449, Grave 2
 
Created by: Patricia
Record added: Jul 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72938706
Catherine A. Kitty <i>Slavin</i> Grosse
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Catherine A. Kitty <i>Slavin</i> Grosse
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Catherine A. Kitty <i>Slavin</i> Grosse
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