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Catherine Ann McAllister Eckler
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Birth: Aug. 30, 1834
Dauphin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 3, 1882
Dauphin County
Pennsylvania, USA

Catherine was born to Charles & Nancy McAllister of Rush Twp., Dauphin Co., PA August 30, 1834. She married George Eckler (son of Henry & Margaret Keiser Eckler) about 1852-53. They were the parents of James W (Died at 21 yrs of age), Sarah Jane (Died at 20 yrs of age), Amanda Mandy Catherine (Joseph Franklin Longreen), Emma May (Died at 2 yrs of age - Just before Father passed.) & Daniel (Amanda Mease) Eckler. George was a Coal Miner and died at the age of 44yrs 8mo 2dys. The Orphan's Court appointed Daniel as Guardian of his siblings!! Mother's had few rights! Catherine died December 3, 1882 at the age of 48yrs 3mo 3dy George Washington & Catherine are buried in Orwin, Schuylkill Co., PA. They share a monument with James, Sarah Jane & Emma. Daughter Amanda Cathereine had the memorial erected in their honor. Daughter Amanda "Mandy" Catherine was widowed at an early age. Find her working in a Shirt Factory and later as a Domestic. She located to South Bend, IN and died there on September 6, 1920 and is interred at Fairview Cemetery, Mishawaka, St. Joseph Co., IN. Submitted by Great Niece of George Eckler - Anita (Eckler Family) Rodgers . 
Family links: 
  George Washington Eckler (1830 - 1874)*
  James W. Eckler (1853 - 1874)*
  Sarah Jane Eckler (1856 - 1876)*
  Daniel Eckler (1857 - 1910)*
  Amanda Catherine Eckler Longreen (1859 - 1920)*
  Emma M. Eckler (1871 - 1873)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Peters Reformed Cemetery
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Anita Rodgers
Record added: Jul 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54361982
Catherine Ann <i>McAllister</i> Eckler
Added by: Anita Rodgers
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