|Birth: ||unknown, Ireland|
|Death: ||Dec., 1906|
Died aged 81 years, so evidently born about 1825.
"MRS. CATHERINE ANDERSON PASSES AWAY: Was 81 Years of Age And For 31 Years Was in Charge of The City Hospital--The Funeral Tomorrow. // The sad intelligence ix extant in the city of the death of Mrs. Catherine ANDERSON, who died yesterday afternoon at 4:05 o'clock at the city hosptial of a severe fitness which she contracted on Christmas morning. He condition gradually grew worse and she expired yesterday afternoon at the time stated. // She lived a life of 81 years and was for 31 years in charge of the city hospital where she endeared herself in the heart of every inmate of the hospital. She was universally loved and the news of her death was the cause of lament throughout the city. She had opportunities for doing good and no one could have improved them more than she did and those who have known her care and kindness in the hospital experience the keenest regret on account of her death. // Those who survive her are three nieces, Miss Mary BULGER, Miss Sallie BULGER and the MIss Kate FOX, the present keeper of the hospital. She had no children and the three nieces were the recipients of the love of the noble woman and she was known to them as mother. // The funeral will take place Sunday morning at 12 o'clock form the church of the Holy Family, the services being conducted by Rev. Father SCHLENKE. Interment will be in Linwood cemetery." [Columbus (GA) Enquirer-Sun newspaper, Saturday, 29 DEC 1906, p. 8.]
"MRS. ANDERSON'S FUNERAL TODAY // The funeral of Mrs. Catherine ANDERSON, the aged and esteemed lady whose death occurred Friday afternoon at the city hospital, of which institution she was matron for a period of thirty-one years, will take place this morning at 10 o'clock from the church of the Holy Family, the services to be conducted by Rev. Father SCHLENKE. Interment will be in Linwood cemetery." [Columbus (GA) Enquirer-Sun newspaper, Sunday, 30 DEC 1906, p. 3.]
Entry in Sexton's card file for Linwood Cemetery: Cathrine ANDERSON, White female, born in Ireland, died aged 81 years of pneumonia in the [Columbus] city hospital; buried 30 DEC 1906 in Section C, Lot 382 by undertaker C. L. Torbett (Sexton Jesse A. BEARD).
Mike Anderson (1827 - 1891)*
Plot: Section C, Lot 282 (Sexton's system); Section K, Lot 87 (Autry system)
Created by: John Mallory Land
Record added: Dec 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102779395
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