When Calvin Harris Giddings was born on 24 January 1823, in Rockport Township, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, his father, Calvin Giddings, was 25 and his mother, Mary Bennet, was 17. He married Charlotte Emily Storey on 11 April 1849, in Elyria, Lorain, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Margaretta Township, Erie, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. He died on 11 May 1903, at the age of 80, and was buried in Castalia Cemetery, Castalia, Erie, Ohio, United States.
English (southern): variant of Giddens .