Calvin C Silcox

1837–15 April 1911 (Age 74)
Rhea, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Calvin C

When Calvin C Silcox was born in 1837, in Rhea, Tennessee, United States, his father, William Wyatt Silcox, was 23 and his mother, Cerena Ann Likens, was 21. He married Sarah Cox about 1856, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Jackson, Tennessee, United States in 1850. He died on 15 April 1911, in Phosphate, Sumner, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Gallatin, Sumner, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Calvin C Silcox
1837–1911
Anna King
1847–1929
Marriage: 24 June 1877
Cicero Cox
1879–1966
Tom Cox
1884–1941
Cora Burnett
Calvin Allen Cox
1881–1919

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 June 1877
Clay, Tennessee, United States
children

(4)

    Male1879–1966Male

    Male1881–1919Male

    Tom Cox

    Male1884–1941Male

    Cora Burnett

    FemaleFemale

Parents and Siblings

    William Wyatt Silcox

    Male1814–1880Male

    Cerena Ann Likens

    Female1816–1880Female

siblings

(10)

    William Andrew Silcox

    Male1835–1917Male

    Male1837–1911Male

    Richard L Silcox

    Male1841–1914Male

    Elijah Silcox

    Male1844–Male

    Margaret Selcon

    Female1844–Female

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 9

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 25

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of Sill .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Calvin Cilcoit in household of William W Cilcoit, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Calvin Cox, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Calvin Cox, "United States Census, 1880"

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