- Dressmaker 1894 (Approx.) - 1896 (Approx.)
With the death of her husband W.W. Blott in 1893, Catherine Blott established a dressmaking business. Originally set up in the McArthur Block, she eventually moved to her newly-built house on Clifton Street [FFG 19 Oct. 1894; 4]. She disappears from the directories after 1896. She died in Stanhope Township on April 24th 1898, aged 40 years and 11 months [FFG 29 April 1898; 5].
27 Listed as Rachel C.? Blott in the 1891 Census.
28 The Gazette of 19 October 1894 states she planned to operate the business in her newly constructed house, but a later notice states this did not happen until February 1896 [FFG 28 Feb 1896; 4].