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Catherine Ann Bougham Decker
Birth: Jan. 16, 1824
Carlisle
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 14, 1910
Traer
Decatur County
Kansas, USA

Catherine Ann Boughman, was born near Carlisle, in Cumberland County, PA. Jan.16, 1824 and died at the age of 86, June 14, 1910 at the home of her son James, near Traer, Kansas. She is buried in Oberlin Cemetery. She was a devoted Christian.

From Pennsyvania, she moved to Ohio with her parents, where she met and married Elisha G. Decker in 1841 and moved with her husband to Illinois in 1842..
They also lived in Missouri where Elisha died in 1892.

To this union nine children were born 6 sons and 3 daughters.
Three girls and one son preceded her in death.
Left to mourn are: Sons Jacob, James, Elisha, Leonidas, and Joseph. Grandchildren, Greatgrandchildren and many friends.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elisha Gelang Decker (1813 - 1892)
 
 Children:
  John Benjamin Decker (1844 - 1902)*
  Jacob H. Decker (1850 - 1934)*
  James Isaac Decker (1853 - 1938)*
  Leonidas Decker (1860 - 1941)*
  Joseph Baughman Decker (1862 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: A Thank-you to, Linda Ueland for her research on our family
 
Burial:
Oberlin Cemetery
Oberlin
Decatur County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Roxanne Riggan
Originally Created by: Dusting Trails
Record added: Oct 24, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60564736
Catherine Ann <i>Bougham</i> Decker
Added by: Jeanne Hinds
 
Catherine Ann <i>Bougham</i> Decker
Added by: Dusting Trails
 
 
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4th G-grandmother. Her photo is precious. Thank you for posting this.
- Sam Black
 Added: Sep. 12, 2013
3rd Great Grandmother
- Roxanne Riggan
 Added: Dec. 5, 2012
Eternal Peace
- C Stoppel
 Added: Apr. 28, 2011
 
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