Martha Elizabeth Calfee

3 January 1827–8 October 1889 (Age 62)
Bibb, Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Martha Elizabeth

When Martha Elizabeth Calfee was born on 3 January 1827, in Bibb, Alabama, United States, her father, Evan Adair Calfee, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth W Woods, was 18. She married William Moore Lindsey on 11 October 1842, in Coosa, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Texas, United States in 1870 and Kaufman, Texas, United States in 1880. She died on 8 October 1889, in Elmo, Kaufman, Texas, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Elmo Cemetery, Elmo, Kaufman, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Moore Lindsey
1821–1894
Martha Elizabeth Calfee
1827–1889
Marriage: 11 October 1842
William Frederick Lindsey
1844–1862
Martha A Lindsay
1858–
Jane E Lindsay
1864–
Mary Elizabeth Lindsey Foster
1845–1929
Dr James Evan Lindsey
1848–1907
David Alexander Lindsey
1851–1919
Lucy Cross Lindsey
1853–1916
George Patrick Lindsey
1857–1891
Peter S Lindsey
1860–
Percy Hamilton Lindsey
1860–1930
Kinchen Lindsey
1863–1929
Sarah Emiline Lindsey
1867–1945
Sallie E Lindsey
1868–
Margaret Eunie Lindsey
1868–1937
Sarah Emily Lindsey
1870–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 October 1842Coosa, Alabama, United States
  • Children

    (15)

    +10 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 3
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1832
    Age 5
    Historical Boundaries: 1832: Coosa, Alabama, United States
    1846
    Age 19
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: probably a variant of Calvey or possibly Caulfield .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Calvey

    Sources (15)

    • Martha Lindsey in household of William M Lindsey, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Martha E Calfee, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
    • Martha Coffee in entry for Mary L Faster, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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