|Birth: ||Mar. 22, 1796|
|Death: ||Oct. 12, 1849|
Catharina Wecht/Weight was the daughter of Casper Weight and Eva Pool/Puhl. Berks County, Pennsylvania, Births 1705-1800, under Wecht: "Catharina 22 Mar 1796 to Caspar & Eva."
After the death of her father in 1811 she chooses George Steere to be her legal guardian. She married Daniel Caraher about 1820 or before and had ten known children: Samuel, Margaret (m. David Bratton), Eva Eliza, Michael, Abraham, Alfred, Susan (m. William Miller), Catherine (m. Jacob Rider), Mary A. (m. William Clark), Henrietta (m. John Kline).
Sometime after the year 2000 her 150 year old tombstone disappeared and is no longer at Cross Roads Cemetery next to her husband's. Several other family members are buried in the same cemetery including several of Catherine's children.
Daniel Caraher (1798 - 1869)
Samuel Caraher (1821 - 1890)*
Eve Eliza Caraher (1824 - 1845)*
Michael Caraher (1826 - 1845)*
Alfred Caraher (1829 - 1900)*
Catherine Caraher Rider (1834 - 1913)*
Mary Caraher Clarke (1837 - 1914)*
In Memory of Catharine, wife of Daniel Caraher, died October 11, 1849, Aged 53 yrs, 6 mos, & 20 days.
Cross Roads Cemetery
Created by: Diane Rice
Record added: Jul 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73707979