Calvin Harris Giddings

Male24 January 1823–11 May 1903

Brief Life History of Calvin Harris

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.

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Calvin Harris Giddings
Charlotte Emily Storey
Marriage: 11 April 1849
Ella Arvell Giddings
Maria Giddings
Nina May Giddings

Sources (10)

  • Harris Giddings, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Calvin H. Giddings, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Calvin H Giddings, "Find A Grave Index"

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  • Marriage
    11 April 1849Elyria, Lorain, Ohio, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 2

    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.

    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

    Age 13

    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.


    Age 23

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (southern): variant of Giddens .

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

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