Mary Catherine Calvert

Female23 March 1848–20 October 1883

Brief Life History of Mary Catherine

When Mary Catherine Calvert was born on 23 March 1848, in Knox, Indiana, United States, her father, James Calvert, was 27 and her mother, Sara Emaline Hedden, was 18. She married Michael Agan on 4 August 1876, in Knox, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Busseron Township, Knox, Indiana, United States in 1870 and Busseron, Busseron Township, Knox, Indiana, United States in 1880. She died on 20 October 1883, in Knox, Indiana, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Oaktown, Busseron Township, Knox, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Michael Agan
Mary Catherine Calvert
Marriage: 4 August 1876
Lena Agan
about 1879–

Sources (7)

  • Mary C Colbert in household of Sarah E Paxton, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary Catherine Calvert, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mary Calvert in entry for Caleb H Bond and Lena Agen, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 August 1876Knox, Indiana, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1851 · Constitution of 1851

    Age 3

    Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.


    Age 6

    Historical Boundaries: 1854: Knox, Indiana, United States


    Age 15

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

    Name Meaning

    English (northern): occupational name from Middle English calfhirde, from Old English (Anglian) calf ‘calf’ + hierde ‘herdsman’.

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

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