Cornelia Mary Russell Cato

#334, b. 16 December 1853, d. 18 December 1921

Individual's Timeline

Death of Father30 November 1853Cornelius Cato1,2
Birth16 December 1853Cornelia Mary Russell Cato3
Death of Mother21 June 1914Mary Ann Russell
Death18 December 1921Cornelia Mary Russell Cato4

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Anecdote: Cornelia kept a dance school and taught me my alphabet and finished up teaching for the state. She was organist at New Town Methodist Church for donkeys years.5
  • Occupation: Cornelia was a school teacher.6
  • Will: Cornelia Mary Russell Cato left a will in 1922 in Tasmania, Australia.7

Commemoration

Her death was commemorated by an obituary in the Hobart newspapers on 20 December 1921 in The Mercury, Tasmania, Australia.8

Voter Enrolements

  • In 1914 Cornelia Mary Russell Cato was enrolled to vote at the same address in North Hobart as Arthur Hilmer Cato.9
  • In 1919 Cornelia Mary Russell Cato was enrolled to vote at the same address in Mt Stewart as Arthur Hilmer Cato; an orchardist.9

Citations

  1. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: CORNELIEUS
    Event: Death
    Father/Spouse Surname:
    Mother/Spouse Given Names:
    Day: 30
    Month: 11
    Year: 1853
    Age: 28
    Sex: M
    Spouse Age:
    Spouse Sex:
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 644/1853
    Reference: RGD 35.
  2. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1853/644.
  3. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: CORNELIA MARY RUSSEL
    Event: Birth
    Father/Spouse Surname: CORNELIUS
    Mother/Spouse Given Names: RUSSELL MARY ANN
    Day: 16
    Month: 12
    Year: 1853
    Age:
    Sex: F
    Spouse Age:
    Spouse Sex:
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 362/1853
    Reference: RGD 33.
  4. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: Cornelian Mary Russell
    Event: D
    Father/Spouse Surname:
    Mother/Spouse Given Names:
    Date: 1921-12-18
    Sex: F
    Place: Public Hospital HOBART
    Registration Year: 1921
    Registration Number: 2127.
  5. Letter, W S (Stan) CATO to Oscar Herbert Cato GREEN, 15/7/1948.
  6. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "voter lists victoria."
  7. Tasmanian Wills 1825 - 1915, online http://digital.statelibrary.tas.gov.au, CatoCornelia Mary Russell     1922AD960/45     409     13562.
  8. Website Tasmania, Australia, Index to Death Notices in The Mercury, 1854-1930 (unknown url) "Cato
    Death Date:      18 Dec 1921
    Parent/Spouse:      Cornelian
    Publication Date:      20 Dec 1921."
  9. Australian Voter Rolls 1901 - 1936, online http://search.ancestry.com.au