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Catherine Ann Schoettgen Bannister
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Birth: 1865
Tuolumne County
California, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 1933

Birth: 1865 - Columbia, Tuolumne, California, USA
Parents: Joseph Schoettgen, Johanna Boemmer

Marriage: 3 Dec 1891 - Columbia,Tuolumne, California, USA
Spouse: George Lawrence Adams

Marriage: 08 Dec 1912 - Sonora, Tuolumne Co, California USA
Spouse: William Dennison Bannister

Just days before her death, Catherine Schoettgen Bannister's health was showing signs of improvement and it was thought she would recover. However, Catherine Ann passed away Sunday morning at 10:30.

Catherine Ann was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Joseph Schoettgen, pioneer residents of Columbia, where she was born and raised.

As an adult, Catherine Ann moved to Sonora where she clerked at the E. L. Rehm store. She returned to Columbia when she married the late William Dennison Bannister, a widower and one of the owners of the Columbia Marble quarry.

The funeral was held from the home of her niece, Mrs. Jack Grant, on Tuesday afternoon. Burial was in the Columbia Odd Fellows section of the Columbia cemetery. The Reverend B. W. Pearce officiated.

Mrs. Bannister was a member of the Gold Nugget Rebekah Lodge No. 313 under the auspices of which the services were held.

Mrs. Bannister was survived by a brother, Frank J. Schoettgen, a sister, Mrs. Louise Napoleon, both of Columbia, and several nieces and nephews.

Household Members in 1880:
F. Joseph Schoettgen 57
Johanna Boemmer Schoettgen 48
Wilhelmina Schoettgen 20
Gustave Schoettgen 18
William Schoettgen 16
Catherine Schoettgen 14
John B. Schoettgen 12
Fredrick J. Schoettgen 10
Fredrick Crofet 28
James Sikes 62

December 3, 1891, Age: 26
Marriage to George Lawrence Adams
Columbia Tuolumne Co. California USA

June 1911
Divorce from George Lawrence Adams
Sonora, Tuolumne Co, California USA

December 8, 1912
Marriage to William D. Bannister
Sonora, Tuolumne Co, California USA
Family links: 
  Franz Joseph Schoettgen (1823 - 1902)
  Johana Boemmer Schoettgen (1832 - 1899)
  William Dennison Bannister (1862 - 1928)*
  William Dennison Bannister (____ - 1895)*
  Louisa Teresa Schoettgen Napoleon (1858 - 1934)*
  Amelia Wilhelmina J. Schoettgen (1859 - 1903)*
  William Schoettgen (1864 - 1894)*
  Catherine Ann Schoettgen Bannister (1865 - 1933)
  John B Schoettgen (1867 - 1905)*
  Frank Joseph Schoettgen (1870 - 1944)*
*Calculated relationship
Columbia Odd Fellows Cemetery
Tuolumne County
California, USA
Plot: 176
Created by: P. L. Mohr
Record added: Feb 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66149640
Catherine Ann <i>Schoettgen</i> Bannister
Added by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Catherine Ann <i>Schoettgen</i> Bannister
Added by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Catherine Ann <i>Schoettgen</i> Bannister
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