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
Martha Elizabeth Calfee
Marriage: 11 October 1842
William Frederick Lindsey
Martha A Lindsay
Jane E Lindsay
Mary Elizabeth Lindsey Foster
Dr James Evan Lindsey
David Alexander Lindsey
Lucy Cross Lindsey
George Patrick Lindsey
Peter S Lindsey
Percy Hamilton Lindsey
Kinchen Lindsey
Sarah Emiline Lindsey
Sallie E Lindsey
Margaret Eunie Lindsey
Sarah Emily Lindsey

Spouse and Children

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


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    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.
    Age 5
    Historical Boundaries: 1832: Coosa, Alabama, United States
    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.

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    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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