Calvin C. Miles

24 November 1822–28 November 1902 (Age 80)
Bath, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Calvin C.

When Calvin C. Miles was born on 24 November 1822, in Bath, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Daniel Sanborn Miles, was 50 and his mother, Electa Chamberlin, was 38. He married Lucy Ann Watts on 5 September 1863, in South Weber, Davis, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Davis, Utah, United States in 1850 and Centerville, Davis, Utah, United States in 1860. He registered for military service in 1857. He died on 28 November 1902, in Hooper, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Hooper, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Calvin C. Miles
Lucy Ann Watts
Marriage: 5 September 1863
Janette Miles
Electa Sophronia Miles
Lucy Elizabeth Miles
Olive A Miles
Calvin Daniel Miles Jr
Josiah Titus Miles
Robert Nelson Miles
Susan Miles
Ellen May Miles
Hyrum Miles
Elijah Miles
Lewis Leroy Miles
Alta Miles
John Homer Miles
George Willard Miles

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  • Marriage
    5 September 1863South Weber, Davis, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 3
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 8
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    Age 24
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): from the Middle English (Old French) personal name Mile + genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s, or from its other Old French form Miles, a derivative of ancient Germanic Milo, based on the element mil, from mel ‘good, generous’. The Old French oblique case form was Milon (see Milon 1). Compare Millen and Millson .English: variant, with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s, of Myhill , from a vernacular form of the Biblical name Michael . Miles Coverdale, the translator of the Bible, when in Germany, called himself Michael Anglus (‘the Englishman’).Irish (Louth and Kilkenny): when not the same as 1 or 2, it is sometimes an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maolmhuire, see Myles .

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

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    BIOGRAPHY OF CALVIN DANIEL MILES Calvin Daniel Miles was born 24 November 1822. in Kirtland, Ohio, the son of Daniel Sanborn Miles and Electa Chamberlain. He had one brother and one sister. His …

    Sources (13)

    • Calivan Miles in entry for Elijah Miles, "Montana, County Births and Deaths, 1840-2004"
    • Calvin Miles, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Calvin Miles in entry for Lucy Elizabeth Miles Simpson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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