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Columbus C 'Lum' CALVIN

Markley Cemetery
Young County,

18 December 1876 - 29 June 1963

Though his headstone reads Columbus C., the following story relates a name change:
C.C. Calvin was named Christopher Columbus by his father, then his name was changed to Christopher Charles later when his mother's long-lost brother, Charles, came to visit them. The nickname "Lum" had stuck by this time, and that was the name he was known by during his life. He lived most of his life on the farm his father settled; never traveled more than 300 miles from home.

John Christopher Calvin

Sarah Jean Elizabeth 'Chaffee' Calvin

Spouse: (m. 27 December 1898)
Viola R 'Brazeel' Calvin

Olin E Calvin

Eula Fay Calvin

Lelia Calvin Loftin

Virgil Alford Calvin

Melvin Marion Calvin

Dema Lenora Calvin Baker

Cyrus Columbus Calvin

Vera Cornell Calvin Bashline

Contributed on 3/25/20 by r19g49r
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Submitted: 3/25/20 • Approved: 3/25/20 • Last Updated: 3/28/20 • R288122-G0-S3

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