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Today In Genealogy History – August 15, 2011

Catherine McIlvoy was born 200 years ago – August 15, 2011 – in Caldrain, Antrim County, Northern Ireland, the daughter of Alexander McIlvoy and Mary Magdalene McConley.  Catherine married Stith Thompson May 19, 1835, in Washington County, Kentucky.  They had eight children:  Alexander, William Robert, John M., Sarah Jane, Magdalene Alice, Rosaline, Daniel McIlvoy and a daughter who died as an infant.

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