Calvin Loomis

6 July 1766–23 August 1840 (Age 74)
Connecticut, United States

The Life of Calvin

When Calvin Loomis was born on 6 July 1766, in Connecticut, United States, his father, Abner Loomis, was 37 and his mother, Charity Sprague, was 36. He married Eunice Moore on 23 November 1790. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 23 August 1840, at the age of 74, and was buried in French Cemetery, Rushville, Potter, Yates, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Calvin Loomis
1766–1840
Eunice Moore
1769–1804
Marriage: 23 November 1790
Laura Loomis
1790–1846
Maria Loomis
1802–1850
Stephen Loomis
1795–1852
Norman Loomis
1800–1859

Spouse and Children

    Male1766–1840Male

    Eunice Moore

    Female1769–1804Female

MARRIAGE
23 November 1790
children

(4)

    Laura Loomis

    Female1790–1846Female

    Stephen Loomis

    Male1795–1852Male

    Norman Loomis

    Male1800–1859Male

    Maria Loomis

    Female1802–1850Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 10

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 15

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 20

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost place near Bury in Lancashire, recorded in the Middle Ages as Lumhalghs, and apparently named with the Old English elements lumm ‘pool’ + halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Family Bible Records
  • Calvin Loomis, "Find A Grave Index"

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