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 Richard Caton

Richard Caton

Birth
Lancashire, England
Death 19 May 1845 (aged 81–82)
Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Burial Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Plot Area V, Lots 5 and 6
Memorial ID 80714860 · View Source
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Married Mary Carroll, daughter of Charles Carroll of Carrollton, last surviving signer of the Declaration of Independence. The city of Catonsville, Maryland is named for him.

Children:

Marianne; married, first, Robert Patterson of Baltimore; married, second, Richard, Marquis of Wellesley.
Elizabeth "Bess"; married Sir George Strafford, 8th Baron Strafford.
Louisa; married first, Colonel Sir Felton Bathurst-Hervey; married second, Francis Goldophin D'Arcy Osborne, 7th Duke of Leeds.
Emily; m. John MacTavish.

The first three girls were known as "The Three American Graces" due to their beauty; all married into the English aristocracy. Emily, the youngest, remained in Maryland and ran the family finances. She was the only one to have children.


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  • Created by: HWA
  • Added: 19 Nov 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 80714860
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Caton (1763–19 May 1845), Find A Grave Memorial no. 80714860, citing Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by HWA (contributor 46565033) .