Dan Calvert

Maleabout 1858–

Brief Life History of Dan

When Dan Calvert was born about 1858, in Caldwell, Kentucky, United States, his father, Riley Madison Calvert, was 36 and his mother, Rhoda D. Prince, was 32. He lived in Princeton, Caldwell, Kentucky, United States in 1870.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Dan? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Riley Madison Calvert
Rhoda D. Prince
Frances Calvert
William Frances Calvert
Dan Calvert
James H. Calvert
Hugh Calvert
Thomas Prince Calvert
George Graham Calvert
Walter R. Calvert

Sources (1)

  • Dan Calvert in household of R M Calvert, "United States Census, 1870"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 3

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.


Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 32

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English (northern): occupational name from Middle English calfhirde, from Old English (Anglian) calf ‘calf’ + hierde ‘herdsman’.

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

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a FREE Account
Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
Share this with your family and friends.