Flavia Ann Lindsay

22 September 1855–6 November 1953 (Age 98)
Henry, Missouri, United States

The Life of Flavia Ann

When Flavia Ann Lindsay was born on 22 September 1855, in Henry, Missouri, United States, her father, James Madison Lindsay, was 38 and her mother, Nancy C Stone, was 35. She married Charles Agustus Calvird on 30 March 1881, in Henry, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Clinton Township, Henry, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Clinton, Henry, Missouri, United States for about 20 years. She died on 6 November 1953, at the age of 98, and was buried in Englewood Cemetery, Clinton Township, Henry, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Agustus Calvird
Flavia Ann Lindsay
Marriage: 30 March 1881
Enid Calvird
Charles Augustus Calvird Jr

Spouse and Children

30 March 1881
Henry, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings

    James Madison Lindsay





    Jane A Lindsay


    Adeline Irene Lindsey


    Susan Mildred Lindsay


    Martha Frances Lindsay


    Nannie M. Lindsay


+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 5

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 26

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: habitational name from Lindsey in Lincolnshire, England.This is first found in the form Lindissi, apparently a derivative of the British name of Lincoln . To this was later added the Old English element ēg ‘island’, since the place was virtually cut off by the surrounding fenland.The surname was taken to Scotland at an early date and is the name of an important and powerful Scottish family.2 Irish: adopted as an equivalent of various Gaelic names ( see Lindsey ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Flavia A Lindsey in household of Nancy C Lindsey, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Flavia A Lindsey in household of James M Lindsey, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Flavia Calvird in household of Chas Calvird, "United States Census, 1900"

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