When Susan Colvin was born on 16 October 1814, in Chester Township, Chester, South Carolina, United States, her father, Andrew Feaster Colvin, was 29 and her mother, Jemima Petrie, was 29. She married William Petrie Hedgepeth Sr on 18 November 1834, in Chester, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Pontotoc, Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States in 1850. She died on 18 December 1898, in Ruston, Lincoln, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Ruston, Lincoln, Louisiana, United States.
Scottish and Irish (Donegal, Antrim): variant of Colville , probably reflecting a local pronunciation. The name was taken to Ulster in the 17th century.
Manx: if not identical with 1, perhaps from the Old Norse personal name Kolbeinn, with /v/ substituted for /b/.
English: from the rare Middle English personal name Colwin, Colvin, which may be a borrowing into English of a Welsh name whose modern form is Collwyn ‘white’, or of colwyn ‘doe, puppy, pet dog’, or of the placename Colwyn (Denbighshire, Radnorshire).
Hedgepeth Bible Records, Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Submitted by Debra W. Dame Source: 1956 Notarized copy of the Hedgepeth Family Bible; this record is on microfilm in the genealogy sect …