Robert W Calvin

Brief Life History of Robert W

When Robert W Calvin was born in October 1884, in Missouri, United States, his father, Henry E. Colvin, was 28 and his mother, Jodie Baker, was 27. He married Susie M Herring on 9 November 1912, in Cole, Missouri, United States. He lived in Sweet Springs, Saline, Missouri, United States in 1900. He died on 26 April 1962, at the age of 77.

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Robert W Calvin
1884–1962
Susie M Herring
1883–1928
Marriage: 9 November 1912

Sources (4)

  • Robert W Calvin in household of Henry Calvin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • R W Colvin, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • R W Colvin, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

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World Events (8)

1886

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire and Cumberland; of Norman origin): nickname from Anglo-Norman French cauf ‘bald’ + the diminutive suffix -in.

In some cases also French: variant of Cauvin , a cognate of 1 above.

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

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