Drucilla A McKelvy

30 October 1869–6 April 1895 (Age 25)
Glenallen, Bollinger, Missouri, United States

The Life of Drucilla A

When Drucilla A McKelvy was born on 30 October 1869, in Glenallen, Bollinger, Missouri, United States, her father, Elijah McKelvy, was 32 and her mother, George Ann Allen, was 27. She married John Preston Revelle in February 1887, in Glenallen, Bollinger, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 6 April 1895, in her hometown, at the age of 25.

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John Preston Revelle
Drucilla A McKelvy
Marriage: February 1887
Luella J. Revelle
Melvin Elijah Revelle
Vallie Georgann Revelle
Americus Revelle

Spouse and Children

February 1887
Glenallen, Bollinger, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings



    Ann Josephine Pheby McKelvy


    William W Mckelvy




    Elijah Michel Mc Kelvy


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World Events (6)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 12

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

Scottish: variant spelling of McKelvey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Drusilla A Mckelvy in household of Elijah Mckelvy, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Drucilla McKelvey in entry for John Revelle, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Drucella Allen Revelle in entry for Lueler J Revelle, "Missouri Births, 1817-1939"

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