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Catherine Gates Clodfelter
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1818
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 13, 1856
Illinois, USA

Catherine Gates was the eldest of four known children of Stephen N. Gates (1791-1860) and Johanna Rothrock Gates (1788-1867), who married 19 Oct 1817 at Stokes (now Forsyth) County, North Carolina. The family moved to the Moravian Community of West Salem, Edwards County, North Carolina presumably in the late 1830's.

Catherine married Philip Clodfelter (1813-1888) on 19 Nov 1835 at Davidson County, North Carolina. Catherine and Philip were the parents of six known children, namely:

1. Emanuel Augustine Clodfelter (1836-1899)
2. Allen Jesse Clodfelter (1840-1922)
3. Hannah Elizabeth Clodfelter (1844-1844)
4. Samuel David Clodfelter (1846-1923)
5. George Marion Clodfelter (1854-1854)
6. baby boy Clodfelter (1856-1856)

After Catherine died, Philip remarried to the widow Sophia Ann Harrison Kaericher (1818-1897), whom he married on 23 Oct 1856 at Edwards County, Illinois. Philip and Sophia were the parents of two known additional children

Links to Catherine's parents, husband and all six of her known children are included below.
Family links: 
  Stephen N. Gates (1791 - 1860)
  Johanna Rothrock Gates (1788 - 1867)
  Philip Clodfelter (1813 - 1888)*
  Emanuel Augustine Clodfelter (1836 - 1899)*
  Allen Jesse Clodfelter (1840 - 1922)*
  Hannah Elizabeth Clodfelter (1844 - 1844)*
  Samuel David Clodfelter (1846 - 1923)*
  George Marion Clodfelter (1854 - 1854)*
  Baby Boy Clodfelter (1856 - 1856)*
  Catherine Gates Clodfelter (1818 - 1856)
  Anna Elizabeth Gates Hedrick (1819 - 1857)*
  Allen E. Gates (1825 - 1864)*
  Mary Ellen Gates Rehr (1830 - 1878)*
*Calculated relationship
Moravian Cemetery
West Salem
Edwards County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Dan Stevenson
Record added: Nov 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62371415
Catherine <i>Gates</i> Clodfelter
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