Catherine Ann Devereux Edmondston
In Feb 1846, Kate married Patrick Muir Edmondston of Charleston, SC at her father's Conneconara plantation. The couple lived in Charleston before permanently moving to NC. Catherine's father gave the newlyweds two plantations adjoining his own, known as Looking Glass and Hascosea as part of a $10,000 marriage settlement. By the 1860 census the couple had a wealthy estate with almost 2000 acres.
Catherine's husband Patrick was active in County affairs, serving as County Justice of the Peace, Vice President of the Scotland Neck Agricultural Society, and organizer ...
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