April 12, 1812, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

1897, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

A member of the American Protestant Episcopal denomination, Catherine married Captain George G. Esling, of the Merchant Marine, in 1840. She lived in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, until her husband’s death in 1844, when she returned to Philadelphia. Her works include:

  1. Come unto Me, When Shadows Darkly Gather
  2. Father, a Weary Heart Hath Come