Charles Byron Colvin

18 July 1859–10 February 1915 (Age 55)
Cussewago Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Charles Byron

When Charles Byron Colvin was born on 18 July 1859, in Cussewago Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Amos Thomas Colvin, was 27 and his mother, Susan Rebecca Sherred, was 25. He married Elizabeth Routigner on 4 May 1910, in Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Leroy Township, Benton, Iowa, United States for about 10 years and Oakland Township, Cloud, Kansas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 10 February 1915, at the age of 55, and was buried in Oakland Union Cemetery, Miltonvale, Cloud, Kansas, United States.

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Charles Byron Colvin
Elizabeth Routigner
Marriage: 4 May 1910
Clarence Burton Colvin
Dr Glenn Emmet Colvin

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World Events (8)

Age 2
Kansas is the 34th state
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
Age 4
The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 16
In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

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 (8)

  • Charles Calvin in household of Amos Calvin, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Charles Calvin in household of Amos Calvin, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Charles B Colvin, "United States Census, 1910"

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