|Birth: ||Aug. 13, 1826|
Calvin McMurtry was the son of Levi McMurtry and Nancy McCrosky.
Calvin married Joicey Manerva Davis on August 13, 1846, in Callaway County, Missouri.
Calvin and his family are found on the 1860 US Census. They are living in Callaway County, Missouri near Fulton. Calvin is shown to be working as a livery station keeper at this time. The following family is shown as living in the home:
Calvin McMurtry Self 36 Kentucky
Manerva McMurtry wife 23 Virginia
Milton) McMurtry son 7 Missouri
Olive McMurtry dau 4 Missouri
Effie McMurtry dau 2 Missouri
The 1870 US Census record shows Calvin and his family were living in the Blue Mountain Township (near Riggsville), Izard County, Arkansas. The following family was shown to reside in the home:
Calvin McMurtry Self 46 Kentucky
Minerva McMurtry wife 32 Georgia
Watson (Milton) McMurtry son 17 Missouri
Olive McMurtry dau 14 Missouri
Cora McMurtry dau 7 Missouri
Alice McMurtry dau 3 Arkansas
The 1871 Tax Record shows Calvin was retired and living in Riggsville, Izard County, Arkansas.
According to the 1880 US Census, Calvin owned a hotel in Mountain View, Stone County, Arkansas. His family consisted of the following members in the home:
Calvin McMurtry Self 54 Kentucky
Manerva McMurtry wife 43 Virginia
Allice McMurtry dau 12 Arkansas
Laura McMurtry dau 9 Arkansas
Lee (Levin) McMurtry son 7 Arkansas
Albert McMurtry son 6 Arkansas
Calvin and Manerva also had three older children, Milton, Olivia, Effie, Cora.
Joicey Manerva Davis McMurtry (1829 - ____)*
Milton McMurtry (1855 - 1916)*
Cora McMurtry Foster (1864 - 1881)*
Created by: Rick Lawrence
Record added: Apr 19, 2013
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