Catherine Johnston (1889 - 1890)

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Catherine Johnston
1889 - 1890
June 9, 1889
New York, New York United States
July 9, 1890
New York, New York United States
Catherine Johnston was born on June 9, 1889 in New York, New York United States. She is the child of Herbert Jones Johnston and Elizabeth (Owens) Johnston, with sibling William. She died on July 9, 1890 in New York, New York United States at 1 years of age.
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Catherine Johnston died on July 9, 1890 in New York, New York United States at 1 years of age. She was born on June 9, 1889 in New York, New York United States. She is the child of Herbert Jones Johnston and Elizabeth (Owens) Johnston, with sibling William.

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In 1889, in the year that Catherine Johnston was born, on February 22nd, President Cleveland signed a bill allowing North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana and Washington to become states. North and South Dakota became the 39th and 40th states on November 2nd, Montana became the 41st state on November 8th, and Washington became the 42nd state on November 11th.

In 1890, in the year of Catherine Johnston's passing, on June 1st, the U.S. Census Bureau started tabulating census returns with punch cards. Herman Hollerith's "tabulating machine" used punch cards to more quickly compute census information, taking the time to get census results from 8 years in 1880 to 6 years for the 1890 census. Hollerith's company eventually became IBM.

In 1896, by the time she was only 7 years old, on May 18th, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling in the case of Plessy v. Ferguson. By a vote of 7 to 1, the Court upheld state racial segregation laws, introducing the idea of "separate but equal" facilities for races.

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