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Catherine Rose Rashford

Catherine Rose Rashford

Female 1870 - 1936

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  • Name Catherine Rose Rashford 
    • https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=48113275

      Birth: Mar. 22, 1870
      New York, USA
      Death: Sep. 23, 1936
      Topeka
      Shawnee County
      Kansas, USA

      wife of Josiah

      Funeral services for Mrs Josiah Bowers, who passed away at her home south of Osage City on Wednesday evening, September 23, was held from the St Patricks church Saturday morning at nine o'clock, the Father A R Portelance having charge of the services. Burial was made in the Mt Calvary cemetery.

      Mrs Bowers had suffered a stroke on Friday, September 18, while on her way from her home to Topeka, from which she did not rally and gradually grew weaker until the end came. She was a woman that looked well to the ways of her household and was a kind neighbor and friend.

      Catherine Rose Rashford was born in Waterville, N Y on March 22, 1870, and when 6 months old, came with her parents to Osage City, Kansas in October, 1870, having lived in this county the remainder of her life. She had attained the age of 66 years, 6 months and 1 day.

      In 1889 she was married to Josiah Bowers and to this union fourteen children were born. One son preceeded her in death. Surviving are her husband; nine sons, Robert W., Great Falls, Mont.; J J Kansas City, Mo.; W E and George, Allen, Kans., Charles, Eskridge; Francis, Delia; Thomas, Lawrence and Alfred, Osage City: four daughters, Mrs James Reed, Burlingame; Mrs Gomer Jones, Topeka; Mrs Harold Reaka, Eskridge, and Catherine, of the home address. ALso Thirty-four grabdchildren, and one great grandchild. All the children were with her at the time of her death.

      THE JOURNAL-FREE PRESS
      Wed, Sept 30, 1936
      Vol 66, No 24, Pg 1, Col 1


      Family links:
      Spouse:
      Josiah Robert Bowers (1859 - 1948)

      Children:
      Mary E Bowers Reed (1891 - 1969)*
      Josiah J Bowers (1893 - 1967)*
      Margaret S. Bowers Jones (1895 - 1983)*
      George Thomas Bowers (1898 - 1972)*
      Charles Thomas Bowers (1900 - 1981)*
      Thomas Bowers (1902 - 1980)*
      Henry Francis Bowers (1903 - 1966)*
      Catherine Hannah Bowers (1905 - 1981)*
      Emily J. Bowers Reaka (1907 - 2000)*
      John Bowers (1909 - 1923)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Mount Calvary Cemetery
      Osage City
      Osage County
      Kansas, USA
      Plot: Sec K, Blk 2, Lot 11, Space 3

      Created by: Jean Pinick
      Record added: Feb 14, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 48113275
    Born 22 Mar 1870  Waterville, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Sep 23 1936  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mount Calvary Cemetery, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3776  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2017 

    Family Josiah Robert Bowers,   b. 22 Feb 1859, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1948, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Margaret S Bowers,   b. 19 Jan 1895, Osage City, Osage County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1983, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F1788  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart