When Julia Colvin was born on 18 March 1828, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Jeremiah Colvin, was 30 and her mother, Mary St. John, was 32. She married Elihu Hotchkiss in 1845. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Cussewago Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. She died on 4 August 1863, in Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Saegertown Cemetery, Saegertown, Saegertown, Crawford, Pennsylvania, 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).
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