and Sarah E. Cator are the parents of
Charles Conrad Cator, Sr. (our line) and his brother, William Cator. This is information on William Cator's
wife, Mary Margaret Liston Cator:
MARGARET LISTON CATOR was born in 1856 in
Ireland (possibly 1859). Her
remains are buried at Mt. Olivet in our nation's capitol,
located on Bladensburg Road. Mary Margaret Liston Cator died sometime around
Soon after her death, he married his second wife, Charity Clifton and
fathered their children Edward Cator (1899)
Cator (1901). He also was the stepfather for Robert Clifton, Charity's
son. Click here for information on
William and Charity
Clifton Cator's marriage.
Children of Mary Margaret Liston and William Cator are
Margaret was born in Ireland, and many of her
siblings seem to have lived there, although we have no information on her
parents. What little is known
about Mary’s siblings is:
Donan Croon, County Limerick, Ireland
Born 1846; died 1917. Married Helen Elizabeth LNU 1856-1930).
Marguerite Liston (married “Stinchcomb”) b. 1888; d. June 5,
1940 at the age of 52 at Providence Hospital in Washington DC.==>
John J. Liston
James P. Liston
in County Limerick, Ireland; Death July 13, 1905 in DC. Immigrated 1875.
Bridgette married James
Fitzgerald and they had a daughter
Children who may have been by another spouse
Francis Fitzgerald, Sr. Born 25 Sept. 1873 in DC and died Jan.
28, 1946 in DC. ==> He married Bertha Concordia Rhodes, b.
1/1/1876 DC and d. 6/13/1954 DC. They had children:
John Francis Fitzgerald Jr.
Cecilia Fitzgerald (Handley)
Katherine (who married a Plass)
Ellen L. (who
married a Bolger)
Mary C. (who married a Griffin)
NOTE: Refer to O'Donnell/Fitzgerald tree on Ancestry.com
n Mary Liston:
a ”Maloney” and had children Michael
Maloney and Kate Maloney, both
born in County Limerick. Mary died
in County Limerick, Ireland
Annie Liston: No information
Liston: Married a James Edwards and became parents of Mary A. Edwards, Margaret Edwards, James Edwards (who gave James
and Ellen a grandson, Joseph James Edwards),
and William Edwards.
From the Washington
Post on June 9, 1905:
It is interesting to note that Ellen Liston Edwards (Mrs. James Edwards) is Mary
Margaret Liston Cator's sister. Mary Margaret Liston Cator died in the
late 1890s and her widowed husband William married his second wife, Charity Clifton, very soon
thereafter. To my knowledge the Charity and WIlliam Cator retained custody of their
here for information on:
Mary Liston Cator's family
here for information on: Belle
Cator's Ancestors (Tenley/Pettit)
here for information on: William
and Charity Clifton Cator's Family
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