Catherine <I>Miller</I> Emigh
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Catherine Miller Emigh

  • Birth 10 May 1810 Duncansville, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 19 Dec 1898 Duncansville, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Cenotaph Duncansville, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Plot 165-1
  • Memorial ID 11450441

Daughter of Henry and Elizabeth (Mathas) Miller. Wife of Peter Emigh. No children. Cause of death: paralysis. Date on tombstone of Dec. 9 is incorrect. According to the death record at the Blair Co. Courthouse, she died Dec. 19 and was buried Dec. 21 at "Family Cemetery." Actual interment is at Walters Graveyard, but she has two stones memorializing her at Carson Valley.

Altoona Mirror, Wednesday, 21 December 1898:

"Mrs. Catharine Emeigh, widow of Peter Emeigh, died Monday evening after a lingering illness, at her home in Duncansville. Deceased was the oldest resident of Duncansville, having been born May 10, 1810. She was highly esteemed in the community. The funeral occurred at 2 o'clock this afternoon, the interment being made in the family burial ground at Duncansville."


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  • Created by: Zella
  • Added: 30 Jul 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11450441
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Catherine Miller Emigh (10 May 1810–19 Dec 1898), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11450441, citing Carson Valley Cemetery, Duncansville, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Zella (contributor 46524425) .