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Catherine Cole Bowers Smith (Mrs. Nicholas Smith)

Description

Oil on Canvas portrait painting of Catherine Cole Bowers Smith (Mrs. Nicholas Smith) (1782-1864) by Edward Bowers. Catherine was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania to German immigrant parents. In 1802, she married her first husband John Henry Bowers (1864-1825), a German immigrant, in Baltimore County, Maryland. The couple lived in Baltimore and had six children. After her husbands death, she married her second husband Nicholas Smith (1780- ) in 1832. Catherine is buried in Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore, Maryland.

Date

circa 1850

Materials

Oil on canvas

Object ID

1970.81.2

Resource ID

7873

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Edward B. Sacketts.

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.