Joseph Cato

#675, b. 5 June 1821, d. 23 January 1884

Individual's Timeline

Birth5 June 1821Joseph Cato
Christening30 July 1821Joseph Cato1
EmigratAUNovember 1832Joseph Cato
Marriage31 March 1846Joseph Cato2,3
Marriage28 March 1854John Clarke Beckwith4,5
Death of Father4 October 1870Joseph Cato6
Marriage of Daughter15 January 1873Fanny Elizabeth Cato7,8
Death of Mother10 April 1873Frances (Fanny) Cox9,10
Marriage of Son9 August 1877Samuel Joseph Cato11,12
Marriage of Son2 October 1878William Francis Cato13,14,15
Marriage of Son18 March 1880Arthur Hilmer Cato10,16,17
Marriage of Son25 August 1880George Alfred Cato18
Death23 January 1884Joseph Cato19,20
Probate13 June 1885Joseph Cato21

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Anecdote: Well Oscar, I haven't answered your question re: "Paraclete" Joseph Cato the younger built the place and his descendants still live there. Paradise Valley is the name of the locality at Knocklofty now known officially as Mt. Stewart. I remember seeing Joseph in church. He always wore a stock.23
  • EmigratAU: Joseph Cato emigrated to Australia in November 1832 from England. Description: 'John Craig' sailed from London to Hobart.
  • Occupation: Joseph was a gardner.24
  • Residence: In 1867 Joseph lived in Kemble Nursery, Montague Street, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. A business in the name of J and W Cato.25
  • Residence: In 19 December 1871 Joseph lived in Paraclete, Tasmania, Australia. Cottage, stable, garden and cultivated land lived on and owned 45 acres. Valued at 50 pounds.26
  • Will: Joseph Cato left a will in 1884 in Tasmania, Australia, Cato Joseph 1884 AD960/14 156 2818.27

Census details

Commemoration

His death was commemorated by an obituary in the Hobart newspapers on 25 January 1884 in The Mercury, Tasmania, Australia.28,29

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: details of children see citation.30

Children of Joseph Cato and Frances Hickman

Citations

  1. Website London BMD records 1754-1921 (unknown url) "Joseph Cato
    Record Type:      Baptism
    Date:      30 Jul 1821
    Father's Name:      Joseph Cato
    Mother's Name:      Fanny Cato
    Parish:      St Mary at Lambeth
    Borough:      Lambeth
    County:      Middlesex."
  2. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: JOSEPH
    Event: Marriage
    Father/Spouse Surname: HICKMAN
    Mother/Spouse Given Names: FRANCES
    Day: 31
    Month: 3
    Year: 1846
    Age: Adult
    Sex: M
    Spouse Age: Adult
    Spouse Sex: F
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 253/1846
    Reference: RGD 37.
  3. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1846/253.
  4. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: DENNY
    Given Names: SOPHIA
    Event: Marriage
    Father/Spouse Surname: BECKWITH
    Mother/Spouse Given Names: JOHN CLARKE
    Day: 28
    Month: 3
    Year: 1854
    Age: Minor
    Sex: F
    Spouse Age: Adult
    Spouse Sex: M
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 814/1854
    Reference: RGD 37.
  5. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, BECKWITH, John Clarke     CM 53607          Age:     A     Marriage
         Spouse:     DENNY, Sophia          Age:     M
         Marriage Date:     28 Mar 1854     
         Reg Year:     1854     Reg State:     Tasmania
         Ref Number:     814.     
  6. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: JOSEPH
    Event: Death
    Father/Spouse Surname:
    Mother/Spouse Given Names:
    Day: 04
    Month: 10
    Year: 1870
    Age: 78
    Sex: M
    Spouse Age:
    Spouse Sex:
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 98/1870
    Reference: RGD 35.
  7. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Surname: CATO
    Given Names: FANNY ELIZABETH
    Event: Marriage
    Father/Spouse Surname: SMITH
    Mother/Spouse Given Names: RICHARD
    Day: 15
    Month: 1
    Year: 1873
    Age: 25
    Sex: F
    Spouse Age: 22
    Spouse Sex: M
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 326/1873
    Reference: RGD 37.
  8. Website Tasmania, Australia, Index to Marriage Notices in The Mercury, 1854-1962 (unknown url) "     Fanny Elizabeth Cato
    Spouse Name:      Richard Smith
    Marriage Date:      15 Jan 1873
    Gender:      Female
    Publication Date:      17 Jan 1873."
  9. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: FRANCES
    Event: Death
    Father/Spouse Surname:
    Mother/Spouse Given Names:
    Day: 10
    Month: 4
    Year: 1873
    Age: 82
    Sex: F
    Spouse Age:
    Spouse Sex:
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 1411/1873
    Reference: RGD 35.
  10. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905.
  11. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: SAMUEL JOSEPH
    Event: Marriage
    Father/Spouse Surname: COLEMAN
    Mother/Spouse Given Names: MARY
    Day: 09
    Month: 8
    Year: 1877
    Age: Adult
    Sex: M
    Spouse Age: Adult
    Spouse Sex: F
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 291/1877
    Reference: RGD 37.
  12. Website Tasmania, Australia, Index to Marriage Notices in The Mercury, 1854-1962 (unknown url) "Samuel Cato
    Spouse Name:      Mary Coleman
    Marriage Date:      9 Aug 1877
    Spouse Details:      2nd daughter of George
    Gender:      Male
    Publication Date:      1 Sep 1877."
  13. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1878/346.
  14. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: WILLIAM FRANCIS
    Event: Marriage
    Father/Spouse Surname: LUCAS
    Mother/Spouse Given Names: ISABELLA ELIZABETH
    Day: 02
    Month: 10
    Year: 1878
    Age: 24
    Sex: M
    Spouse Age: 21
    Spouse Sex: F
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 346/1878
    Reference: RGD 37.
  15. Website Tasmania, Australia, Index to Marriage Notices in The Mercury, 1854-1962 (unknown url) "William Cato
    Spouse Name:      Isabella Elizabeth Lucas
    Marriage Date:      2 Oct 1878
    Gender:      Male
    Publication Date:      4 Oct 1878."
  16. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: ARTHUR HILMER
    Event: Marriage
    Father/Spouse Surname: NICHOLS
    Mother/Spouse Given Names: AMY
    Day: 18
    Month: 3
    Year: 1880
    Age: 22
    Sex: M
    Spouse Age: 26
    Spouse Sex: F
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 93/1880
    Reference: RGD 37.
  17. Website Tasmania, Australia, Index to Marriage Notices in The Mercury, 1854-1962 (unknown url) "Arthur Hilmer Cato
    Spouse Name:      Amy Nichols
    Marriage Date:      18 Mar 1880
    Gender:      Male
    Publication Date:      26 Mar 1880."
  18. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: GEORGE ALFRED
    Event: Marriage
    Father/Spouse Surname: ROWNTREE
    Mother/Spouse Given Names: ADA
    Day: 25
    Month: 8
    Year: 1880
    Age: 24
    Sex: M
    Spouse Age: 20
    Spouse Sex: F
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 557/1880
    Reference: RGD 37.
  19. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1884/1447.
  20. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: JOSEPH
    Event: Death
    Father/Spouse Surname:
    Mother/Spouse Given Names:
    Day: 23
    Month: 1
    Year: 1884
    Age: 63
    Sex: M
    Spouse Age:
    Spouse Sex:
    Registration Place: HOBART
    Registration Number: 1447/1884
    Reference: RGD 35.
  21. Tasmanian Archives database: Name:
    Cato, Joseph
    Record Type:
    Wills
    Year:
    1884
    Will number:
    2818
    Page:
    156
    Document ID:
    NAME_INDEXES:633690
    Resource
    AD960/1/14.
  22. Tas cemeteries database, online http://eheritage.statelibrary.tas.gov.au, CATO      Joseph      63      Burial      26-Jan-1884      VALLEY.
  23. Letter, W S (Stan) CATO to Oscar Herbert Cato GREEN, 15/7/1948.
  24. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD.
  25. Website Residents of Hobart 1867 (http://www.fortunecity.com//lavendar/pimlico/20/hobart1.txt).
  26. Conclusion of, Tasmanian Field Trip, April 2000.
  27. Tasmanian Wills 1825 - 1915, online http://digital.statelibrary.tas.gov.au, 1884 AD960/14 156 2818.
  28. Trove - Australian Newspapers on line, online http://trove.nla.gov.au
  29. Website Tasmania, Australia, Index to Death Notices in The Mercury, 1854-1930 (unknown url) "Cato
    Death Date:      23 Jan 1884
    Parent/Spouse:      Joseph
    Publication Date:      25 Jan 1884."
  30. Tasmanian Archives database: details of children from taslink -

    CATO, SAMUEL JOSEPH
    Gender : Male
    Date of Birth : 1849 - GEELONG,VIC,AUST [f]
    Date of Marriage : 1877 - HOBART, Tasmania, Australia ( to MARY COLEMAN ) [f]
    Date of Death : 1916 - HOBART,Tasmania, Australia [HOBART,Tasmania, Australia]
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    74522
    CATO      JOSEPH      
    174299
    HICKMAN      FRANCES      1823
    Parents Found -Siblings
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    73034
    CATO      FANNY ELIZABETH      1847
    73038
    CATO      SAMUEL JOSEPH      1849
    73037
    CATO      HARRIET ELLEN      1851
    73032
    CATO      WILLIAM FRANCIS      1854
    73033
    CATO      GEORGE ALFRED      1856
    73031
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73039
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73035
    CATO      ANNIE AMELIA      1860
    73036
    CATO      EMILY COX      1865
    Siblings Found - 9
    Parents
    TASP
    2




    CATO, HARRIET ELLEN
    Gender : Female
    Date of Birth : 1851 - GEELONG,VIC,AUST [f]
    Date of Marriage : Unknown - taslink2.asp?fname=&oname=&fDOM=
    Date of Death : 1853 - HOBART,Tasmania, Australia [HOBART,Tasmania, Australia]
    Siblings
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    73034
    CATO      FANNY ELIZABETH      1847
    73038
    CATO      SAMUEL JOSEPH      1849
    73037
    CATO      HARRIET ELLEN      1851
    73032
    CATO      WILLIAM FRANCIS      1854
    73033
    CATO      GEORGE ALFRED      1856
    73031
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73039
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73035
    CATO      ANNIE AMELIA      1860
    73036
    CATO      EMILY COX      1865
    Siblings Found - 9
    Parents
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    74522
    CATO      JOSEPH      
    174299
    HICKMAN      FRANCES      1823
    Parents Found - 2




    CATO, WILLIAM FRANCIS
    Gender : Male
    Date of Birth : 1854 - HOBART, Tasmania, Australia [f]
    Date of Marriage : 1878 - HOBART, Tasmania, Australia ( to ISABELLA ELIZABETH LUCAS ) [f]
    Date of Death : 1935 -
    Siblings
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    73034
    CATO      FANNY ELIZABETH      1847
    73038
    CATO      SAMUEL JOSEPH      1849
    73037
    CATO      HARRIET ELLEN      1851
    73032
    CATO      WILLIAM FRANCIS      1854
    73033
    CATO      GEORGE ALFRED      1856
    73031
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73039
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73035
    CATO      ANNIE AMELIA      1860
    73036
    CATO      EMILY COX      1865
    Siblings Found - 9
    Parents
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    74522
    CATO      JOSEPH      
    174299
    HICKMAN      FRANCES      1823
    Parents Found - 2




    CATO, GEORGE ALFRED
    Gender : Male
    Date of Birth : 1856 - HOBART, Tasmania, Australia [f]
    Date of Marriage : 1880 - HOBART, Tasmania, Australia ( to ADA ROWNTREE ) [f]
    Date of Death : 1939 -
    Siblings
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    73034
    CATO      FANNY ELIZABETH      1847
    73038
    CATO      SAMUEL JOSEPH      1849
    73037
    CATO      HARRIET ELLEN      1851
    73032
    CATO      WILLIAM FRANCIS      1854
    73033
    CATO      GEORGE ALFRED      1856
    73031
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73039
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73035
    CATO      ANNIE AMELIA      1860
    73036
    CATO      EMILY COX      1865
    Siblings Found - 9
    Parents
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    74522
    CATO      JOSEPH      
    174299
    HICKMAN      FRANCES      1823
    Parents Found - 2




    CATO, ARTHUR HILMER
    Gender : Male
    Date of Birth : 1858 - HOBART, Tasmania, Australia [f]
    Date of Marriage : 1880 - HOBART, Tasmania, Australia ( to AMY NICHOLS ) [f]
    Date of Death : 1932 - HOBART,Tasmania, Australia [HOBART,Tasmania, Australia]
    Siblings
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    73034
    CATO      FANNY ELIZABETH      1847
    73038
    CATO      SAMUEL JOSEPH      1849
    73037
    CATO      HARRIET ELLEN      1851
    73032
    CATO      WILLIAM FRANCIS      1854
    73033
    CATO      GEORGE ALFRED      1856
    73031
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73039
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73035
    CATO      ANNIE AMELIA      1860
    73036
    CATO      EMILY COX      1865
    Siblings Found - 9
    Parents
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    74522
    CATO      JOSEPH      
    174299
    HICKMAN      FRANCES      1823
    Parents Found - 2


    CATO, ARTHUR HILMER
    Gender : Male
    Date of Birth : 1858 - HOBART, Tasmania, Australia [f]
    Date of Marriage : 1896 - HOBART, Tasmania, Australia ( to ANNIE PEDDER ) [f]
    Date of Death : 1932 - HOBART,Tasmania, Australia [HOBART,Tasmania, Australia]
    Siblings
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    73034
    CATO      FANNY ELIZABETH      1847
    73038
    CATO      SAMUEL JOSEPH      1849
    73037
    CATO      HARRIET ELLEN      1851
    73032
    CATO      WILLIAM FRANCIS      1854
    73033
    CATO      GEORGE ALFRED      1856
    73031
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73039
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73035
    CATO      ANNIE AMELIA      1860
    73036
    CATO      EMILY COX      1865
    Siblings Found - 9
    Parents
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    74522
    CATO      JOSEPH      
    174299
    HICKMAN      FRANCES      1823
    Parents Found - 2




    CATO, ANNIE AMELIA
    Gender : Female
    Date of Birth : 1860 - HOBART, Tasmania, Australia [f]
    Date of Marriage : Unknown - taslink2.asp?fname=&oname=&fDOM=
    Date of Death : 1870 - HOBART [HOBART]
    Siblings
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    73034
    CATO      FANNY ELIZABETH      1847
    73038
    CATO      SAMUEL JOSEPH      1849
    73037
    CATO      HARRIET ELLEN      1851
    73032
    CATO      WILLIAM FRANCIS      1854
    73033
    CATO      GEORGE ALFRED      1856
    73031
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73039
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73035
    CATO      ANNIE AMELIA      1860
    73036
    CATO      EMILY COX      1865
    Siblings Found - 9
    Parents
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    74522
    CATO      JOSEPH      
    174299
    HICKMAN      FRANCES      1823
    Parents Found - 2




    CATO, EMILY COX
    Gender : Female
    Date of Birth : 1865 - HOBART, Tasmania, Australia [f]
    Date of Marriage : 1886 - HOBART, Tasmania, Australia ( to JOHN WATT BEATTIE ) [f]
    Date of Death : Unknown -
    Siblings
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    73034
    CATO      FANNY ELIZABETH      1847
    73038
    CATO      SAMUEL JOSEPH      1849
    73037
    CATO      HARRIET ELLEN      1851
    73032
    CATO      WILLIAM FRANCIS      1854
    73033
    CATO      GEORGE ALFRED      1856
    73031
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73039
    CATO      ARTHUR HILMER      1858
    73035
    CATO      ANNIE AMELIA      1860
    73036
    CATO      EMILY COX      1865
    Siblings Found - 9
    Parents
    TASP
    Family Name      Other Names      Date Of Birth
    74522
    CATO      JOSEPH      
    174299
    HICKMAN      FRANCES      1823
    Parents Found - 2.