Calvin Philby Williams

18 August 1806–
Ohio, United States

The Life of Calvin Philby

Calvin Philby Williams was born on 18 August 1806, in Ohio, United States. He married Matilda Melinda Shoop on 11 January 1827, in Guernsey, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Guernsey, Ohio, United States in 1840 and Wood, Virginia, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Calvin Philby Williams
1806–
Matilda Melinda Shoop
1808–
Marriage: 11 January 1827
John P Williams
1827–
Margaret Williams
1828–
Calvin P. Williams Jr
1831–
Nancy Williams
1836–
Mary a Williams
1838–1917
Matilda Williams
1842–
Thomas Williams
1843–
Marcella Williams
1845–1887
Sarah Williams
1847–
Z T Williams
1849–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 January 1827
Guernsey, Ohio, United States
children

(10)

    John P Williams

    Male1827–Male

    Margaret Williams

    Female1828–Female

    Calvin P. Williams Jr

    Male1831–Male

    Nancy Williams

    Female1836–Female

    Mary a Williams

    Female1838–1917Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 2

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1810 · Change of capital city

Age 4

Zanesville becomes the new state capital.
1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 38

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Calvin

From my family genealogy book: "Name and birth given in family bible and is thought to be a son in this family."

Sources (3)

  • Clvan Williams, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Calvin P Williams, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Calvin P Williams, "United States Census, 1850"

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