Calvin M Dameron

Virginia, United States

The Life of Calvin M

When Calvin M Dameron was born in 1845, in Virginia, United States, his father, Michael T. Damron, was 40 and his mother, Catherine America Bise, was 33. He married Hester Dalton on 24 January 1866, in Smyth, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Smyth, Virginia, United States in 1860.

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Calvin M Dameron
Hester Dalton
Marriage: 24 January 1866
Laura Alice Dameron

Spouse and Children

24 January 1866
Smyth, Virginia, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Michael T. Damron


    Catherine America Bise




    William Damron


    Telitha Damron



    Henry Clay Dameron


    Talitha "Falitha" Damron


+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Hollywood Cemetery Established

Age 2

Hollywood Cemetery was established in 1847 in Richmond Virginia. This is where Presidents James Monroe and John Tyler are buried. During the Civil War it became the largest military interments and a large section dedicated to military burials. Jefferson Davis a well known Confederate is also buried here. Many other notable people are also buried here.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 31

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

French: nickname for a foppish or effeminate young man, Old French dameron, a derivative of Latin dominus ‘lord’, ‘master’ plus two diminutive endings suggestive of weakness or childishness.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Calvin M Damon in household of Micheal T Damon, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Calvin Dawson in household of Michael T Dawson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Calvin Damron, "United States Census, 1870"

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