Catharine Elizabeth Elson married
Dr. Thomas Hughes Whitacre
January 27, 1848
Catharine and Thomas had the following children:

I.   
Orville Whitacre b: 1849 d: 1852

II.  
Charity Margaret Whitacre b: 1851 d: 1873 married Wallon Miller Beatty b: 1846 d: 1910

III.
Sara Ida Whitacre b: 1857 d: 1906 married Samuel Semple Robertson b: 1840 d: 1911

IV.
John Jefferson Whitacre b: 1860 d: 1938 married Cora H. Brothers b: 1859 d: 1934

V.
Richard Elson Whitacre b: 1862 d: 1920 married Molly Bethline Green b: 1871 d: December 08, 1936

VI.
Corwin Clay Whitacre b: 1863 d: September 13, 1933 married Clara Rebecca Miller b: 1868 d: 1948

VII.
Kate Whitacre b: 1870 married William Hull b: 1862 d: 1932