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Charles Kathern

Male Abt 1803 - 1884  (~ 81 years)


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  • Name Charles Kathern  [2, 3, 4
    • Alternate spelling: Charles Katherine [1]
    Born Abt. 1803  Plainfield, Herkimer, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1853  Union Glass Company, Kathern and North Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Agent 
    • [Charles] assumed management of the Union Glass Company in 1853. [4]
    18830428 - Under the Hammer
    18830428 - Under the Hammer
    Cleveland Lakeside Press
    4/28/1884, Letter to the Editor
    Occupation 1863  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Cleveland Village President 
    Religion 1867  St. James Episcopal Church, North Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 1867 - Elected church warden.
      1869 - Re-Elected church warden.
      1870 - Re-Elected church warden.
      1871 - Re-Elected church warden.
      1876 - Re-Elected church warden.
      1878 - Re-Elected church warden.
      1879 - Re-Elected church warden.
      1880 - Re-Elected church warden.
      1881 - Re-Elected church warden.
      1882 - Re-Elected church warden. [7]
    Occupation 1866 - 1875  Caswell & Company, Clay Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 8
    Glass Factory Worker, Factory Agent 
    Occupation 1878  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Real Estate Agent 
    • Charles Kathern, of Cleveland, Oswego Co., has opened an office for the sale, to let, or exchange of real estate, as Agent, and will devote his attention for any person holding real estate situated in the village of Cleveland, or in the town of Constantia, or town of Vienna, Oneida County. [9]
    • Katherine was manager and investor in the Union Glass Company. He had other businesses as well, including canal boat shipper and real estate agent. He sold land to his friend Ned who, in turn, named a son Charles Katherine Sherman. [1]
    Residence 1852 - 1880  Kathryn Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 10
    • 1870 - Federal census indicates real estate is valued at $25,000 and personal assets of $5,000.
      1875 - NY census indicates the Katherine residence is valued at $1,000.

      Cleveland?s Kathern Street was named for Charles Kathern, a
      prominent Cleveland citizen and Ned Sherman?s friend.
      [1, 2, 3]
    Died 7 Jul 1884  [4, 5
    Residence 1950  Herkimer, Herkimer, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Cleveland?s Kathern Street was named for Charles Kathern, a prominent Cleveland citizen and Ned Sherman?s friend. In 1850 Sherman boarded with the Kathern family in Herkimer [1]
    Person ID I598  CHS Genealogy
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2021 

    Family Hellen Ann Unknown (Kathern),   b. Abt. 1820, Oneida, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Y  [12
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2014 
    Family ID F162  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S216] Cleveland's Ned Sherman, Heather Stevens, (Oswego County Historical Society), 1 (Reliability: 1), 2018.
      Charles Katherine

    2. [S31] 1870 United States Federal Census, 14 (Reliability: 2), 13 Jun 1870.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED Date: 06/13/1870; Sheet No: 14

    3. [S61] 1875 New York State Census, 10 (Reliability: 2), 4 Jun 1875.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 06/04/1875; Page: 10; Lines: 29

    4. [S84] Personal Correspondence (Reliability: 1), 5 Feb 2016.
      Fr: Keith Schmidt
      Re: Charles Katherine (I598)

    5. [S40] Landmarks of Oswego County, Henry Perry Smith, W. Stanley Child, (Higgins Book Company - 1895), 499 (Reliability: 1), 1895.
      The Town of Constantia

    6. [S33] History of Oswego County New York with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches, (L.H. Everts and Company), 291 (Reliability: 2), 1877.
      Cleveland Village

    7. [S205] A History of St. James Episcopal Church, Cleveland, New York, Bertram Grey Foster, https://clevelandhistoricalsociety.com/wp/?p=2100 (Reliability: 1), 1912.

    8. [S121] 1866 - 1867 Gazetteer and Business Directory for Oswego County, N.Y., (Hamilton Child), 95-98 (Reliability: 1), 1866 - 1867.
      Business Directory for Cleveland

    9. [S11] Cleveland Lakeside Press (Reliability: 1), 1 Jun 1878.

    10. [S21] 1880 United States Federal Census, 31 (Reliability: 2), 17 Jun 1880.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED: #231; ED Date: 06/17/1880; SD: #8; Sheet No: 31; Line No: 8-9

    11. [S41] 1850 United States Federal Census, 57 (Reliability: 1), 20 Sep 1850.
      State: New York; County: Herkimer; Town: Herkimer; ED Date: 09/20/1850; Sheet No: 57

    12. [S61] 1875 New York State Census, 10 (Reliability: 2), 4 Jun 1875.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 06/04/1875; Page: 10; Lines: 29-30