Saturday, January 12, 2013

On This Day - Jan 12th

On This Day...

1609 - Birth: Mary Stone, Hertford, Hertfordshire, England
1702 - Death: Dorcas Pickard, Rowley, Essex County, Massachusetts
1703 - Death: Nathaniel Foote, Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut
1757 - Birth: Amy Gatewood, Amherst County, Virginia
1829 - Birth: Amanda Straughan, Grantsburg, Crawford County, Indiana
1844 - Birth: Rhoda Porter, Shelby County, Alabama
1845 - Baptism: Prexede Beaudreau, St. Jean Baptiste de Rouville, Quebec, Canada
1852 - Birth: Thomas Levi Denbo, Crawford County, Indiana
1857 - Marriage: Johann Frederico Pflüger and Margaretha Zwilling, Wallenborn, Eifel, Germany
1860 - Death: Lawson Higginbotham, Morehouse Parish, Louisiana
1863 - Birth: John Martin Denbo, Crawford County, Indiana
1924 - Occupation: Marguerite (Sister Mary Rita) Watry,
1926 - Birth: Eugene Nolen, Saint Cloud, Stearns County, Minnesota

Note that  the 1924 entry is for an Occupation.  I'm not certain if that was the date Sister Mary Rita Watry took her vows or merely the date of a document stating that as her occupation.

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