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Catherine Whitmore

Catherine Whitmore

Catherine Whitmore was the daughter of Michael Newcomer Whitmer / Whitmore. The Family used both spellings of the name. She was born 13 April 1839 Toby Twp. Armstrong/Clarion Co., PA. She died 23 March 1934 in Denton, Texas.

Catherine married twice. 1st, Frederick Sherman ca. 1853. There were 5 children born to this union. He died before 6 May 1868 the date his estate apprisement was filed.

2nd Husband : Joseph H. Lyburn. 3 children in this marriage. He died ca. 1891 in Denton, Texas.

Recorded by Anna Rose and Gene W. Whitmer


Catherine Whitmore Sherman Lyburn

She is my great, great grandmother. I have different information regarding her birth date and place. I also know only of one child born to Catherine and Fred Sherman - my great grandfater, James Michael Sherman. I would be interested to learn of his siblings. Please email me so we can share stories.
Thank you,

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