James Calvin Lehew

1862–1906 (Age 44)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of James Calvin

When James Calvin Lehew was born in 1862, in Tennessee, United States, his father, John Lehew, was 45 and his mother, Jane McCulloch, was 36. He married Sarah Elizabeth J. Crawford on 4 May 1893, in Callahan, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Fulton, Fulton, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and Sutton, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 24 January 1906, in Douglas, Cochise, Arizona, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Tecumseh Cemetery, Clyde, Callahan, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Calvin Lehew
Sarah Elizabeth J. Crawford
Marriage: 4 May 1893
William david Franklin Martin
Mary Bell or Molly Lehew
Johnny James Lehew
Elsie Lehew
Claude Milton Lehew
Walter Edgar Lehew

Spouse & Children

4 May 1893
Callahan, Texas, United States


+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • John Lehew


  • Jane McCulloch




  • John Cicero Lehew


  • William Marion Lehew


  • Ann S Lehew


  • George C Lahue


  • Mary A Lehew


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 0

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 13

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of French Lehu(e), Leheu, Leheut, or Leheux, a nickname or metonymic occupational name, from Old French hos, hues ‘boot’, with the suffix le.

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

Sources (3)

  • James C Lehew, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James Lehew in household of John Lehew, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James C Lehew in household of John Lehew, "United States Census, 1870"

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