Catherine Atherton

F, b. before 28 September 1628, d. before 20 March 1680/81
FatherMajor General Humphrey Atherton b. 4 Sep 1608, d. 17 Sep 1661
MotherMary Wales b. 30 Apr 1613, d. 17 Aug 1672
     Catherine was born before 28 September 1628 in Winwick Parish, Lancastershire, England. She has also been called Elizabeth. On 28 September 1628, she was christened in Winwick Parish, Lancastershire, England. Catherine married Timothy Mather, son of Reverand Richard Mather and Catherine Holt, in 1649 in Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.1 She and Timothy were blessed with 6 children. Catherine departed this life before 20 March 1680/81 in Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.


Timothy Mather b. 1628, d. 14 Jan 1684/85


  1. [S296] Charles Henry Pope, The Pioneers of Massachusetts, A Descriptive List, Drawn From The Records Of The Colonies, Towns, & Churches, & Other Contemporaneous Documents., page 22.