George Calvert

Male12 August 1804–

Brief Life History of George

When George Calvert was born on 12 August 1804, in Runswick, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Michael Calvert, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Harrison, was 30. He married Dinah Longster on 22 December 1834, in Hinderwell, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Hinderwell, North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861.

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George Calvert
Dinah Longster
Marriage: 22 December 1834
Elizabeth Calvert
Robinson Calvert
Ellis Calvert
Alice Calvert
Alise Calvert

Sources (15)

  • George Calvert, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • George Calvert, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • George Calvert, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 December 1834Hinderwell, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 11

    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

    1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

    Age 17

    The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.


    Age 39

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    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.

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