|Birth: ||Oct. 20, 1830|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Apr. 29, 1885|
Married William Newton Dills 22/Oct/1847 at Haywood Co.(later Jackson Co.), NC
She was Cherokee and William replaced her name with Catherine.
Came with her husband and family to Oregon Co., MO in 1858/1859 with a covered wagon and a team of oxen. She rode a pony, and led the way through the mountains.
During the Civil War; when bushwackers came, she hid her money in her hair.
Mother of Rufus Wilburn, Alcy, Sara Jane, Allen Jasper and William Andrew.
Died from spinal meningitis.
Rufus Wilburn Dills (1848 - 1945)*
Allen J. Dills (1859 - 1952)*
William Andrew Dills (1868 - 1948)*
Alton City Cemetery
Created by: Jean ღ
Record added: Oct 24, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12157458