Almon Colvin

1825–Male
Cussewago Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Almon

When Almon Colvin was born in 1825, in Cussewago Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jeremiah Colvin, was 27 and his mother, Mary St. John, was 30. He had at least 5 sons and 3 daughters with Julia Catherine.

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Family Time Line

Almon Colvin
1825–
Julia Catherine
1831–1910
William Colvin
1851–
Ellen Colvin
1852–
Almer Colvin
1855–
Byron Colvin
1856–
Charles Colvin
1862–
Archibald Colvin
1865–1938
Jennie Belle Colvin
1867–1933
Laura Colvin
1874–

Spouse and Children

children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 0

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1863

Age 38

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Colville , probably reflecting a local pronunciation.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Almon Colvin in household of Jeremiah Colvin, "United States Census, 1850"
  • government record, census 1870
  • government record, census 1850

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