Monts, Catherine C.

Birth Name Monts, Catherine C.
Gender female
Age at Death 85 years, 1 month, 1 day


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1842-06-30 Itawamba, Mississippi, USA Birth of Monts, Catherine C.  
Death 1927-08-01 Navarro, Texas, USA Death of Monts, Catherine C.  
Burial   New Chatfield Cemetery, Chatfield, Navarro, Texas, USA Burial of Monts, Catherine  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Monts, Adam1798-08-201893-12-02
Mother Sease, Mary Elizabeth1801-06-181889-03-14
    Brother     Monts, William Anderson 1820-09-28 1889-11-15
    Brother     Monts, Mark 1822-09-01 1908-12-15
    Sister     Monts, Emily Ann 1824-09-10 1888-06-18
    Sister     Monts, Magdalin 1826
    Brother     Monts, John Robert 1828 1858
    Sister     Monts, Elizabeth 1833
    Brother     Monts, J. Isaac 1832-12-06 1924-05-07
    Brother     Monts, Louis Phillip 1836-11-30 1866-02-09
    Brother     Monts, Frances A. 1838
    Sister     Monts, Mary Ann 1840-06-06 1924-10-19
         Monts, Catherine C. 1842-06-30 1927-08-01


Family of Johnson, Allen and Monts, Catherine C.

Married Husband Johnson, Allen ( * 1834-10-02 + 1862-01-21 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1859-11-09   Marriage of Johnson, Allen and Monts, Catherine C.  
Name Birth Date Death Date
Johnson, Jessie Ollie1861-02-031942-03-23

Family of West, Samuel Houston and Monts, Catherine C.

Married Husband West, Samuel Houston ( * 1846-03-21 + 1915-03-21 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1867-01-07 Itawamba, Mississippi, USA Marriage of West, Samuel Houston and Monts, Catherine C.  
Event Note

Other sources (Obituary) say Jan 7th 1867, which would make more sense given that Mollie was born in November of that year. Catherine's Widow's Pension application says June 6th, 1867.

Residence 1894   West, Samuel Adam moved to Texas  
Name Birth Date Death Date
West, Mollie D1867-11-151943-06-26
West, Columbia1869-10-191899-09-15
West, Minnie B.1871-09-00
West, Ida Elizabeth1873-12-091946-01-16
West, Della1877-11-291959-03-27
West, Samuel Adam1879-12-081952-06-21
West, Effie Mae1883-07-161982-07-29


Catherine C. (Monts) (Johnson) West
Jun 1843 - Aug 1, 1927

Aged Woman Dies At Local Hospital

Burial Chatfield

Mrs. S. H. West, aged 81 years, resident of Corsicana for 32 years, died at the Navarro county hospital at 2:30 o'clock Monday afternoon and the funeral cortege left the Sutherland Undertaking Parlors at 10 o'clock Tuesday morning for Chatfield, where interment was made. She was a member of the Methodist church.

Surviving are seven children as follows: Mrs. B. K. Downey, Frost; J. O. Johnson, Frost; Mrs. Della Wooley, Frost; Mrs. Mollie Armstrong, Corsicana; Mrs. Joe Brannon, Shannon, Miss.; Mrs. Ben Long, Fort Worth, and Sam West, Powell. A large number of grandchildren also survive. Mrs. West was born in Mississippi.


Corsicana Daily Sun on Tuesday August 2, 1927

Catherine C. Monts Johnson West was my great-grandmother. She was born in June 1843 in Itawamba County Mississippi. She married Allen Johnson on Nov. 9, 1859. They had one son, Jessie. Allen Johnson died in the Civil War on January 21, 1862. She married Samuel Houston West on January 7, 1867. She died August 1, 1927.
... Jayne Johnson Gillen

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