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Catherine Myers/Myres Cantonwine
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Birth: 1816
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: 1866
Benton County
Iowa, USA

Catherine Myers/Myres was born about 1816 in Pennsylvania. She married Michael Cantonwine, son of Charles and Mary Magdalena (Scholl) Cantonwine. Catherine had five children by Michael (who died at about age 35 in 1851). These children were the following:

Susannah "Susan" Vivian(m. Ira Baldwin)
David (m. Eliza Elson)
Daniel (m. Ella Ione Ketchum)
Maria/Mariah (m. John T. Miller)
Alexander (m. Mary; m. Ellen)

On October 12, 1854, three years after Michael's death, Catherine married Daniel Shaffer/Shafer, son of Jacob and Mary (First/Furster) Shaffer in Vinton, Benton county, IA. She died about twelve years later in 1866. Daniel died Dec. 15, 1894 in Cloud county, Kansas and is buried in Enterprise Cemetery, Center township, Cloud County, KS. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Michael Cantonwine (1815 - 1851)
  Daniel Shaffer (1819 - 1894)
 
 Children:
  Susannah Vivian "Susan" Cantonwine Baldwin (1842 - 1930)*
  David Cantonwine (1844 - 1917)*
  Daniel M Cantonwine (1846 - 1920)*
  Maria Cantonwine Miller (1849 - ____)*
  Alexander Cantonwine (1850 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cantonwine Homestead Cemetery
Benton County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Ann Koch
Record added: Feb 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18110945
Catherine <i>Myers/Myres</i> Cantonwine
Added by: Ann Koch
 
 
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This is my great great great grandmother. I am great grandaughter of Luella Haynes. Grandaughter of Carroll Haynes who was son of Luella. RIPg
- Rebecca Brinton
 Added: Jun. 8, 2011

- Ann Koch
 Added: Feb. 28, 2007
 
 
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