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Sherman Calfee
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1887
Ada
Mercer County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1947
Matoaka
Mercer County
West Virginia, USA

Sherman was the son of Augustus Bailey Calfee and Virginia A. Stinson. He was the husband of Rosa L. Hazelwood and Elizabeth Maude Sneed.

On his marriage record with Rosa, he is listed as W. Sherman Calfee. On his Draft Registration Card, 5 Jun 1917, Mercer Co., WV: resides Matoaka, WV, coal mining at Hiawatha, WV, tall, medium build, blue eyes, light hair. On 1930 Census, Rock, WV, he appears with Lizzi and their children - Mary, Sony, and Carl. According to his 1942 WWII Registration card, he still resides in Matoaka and is employed by Koppers Coal Co. (electrician), Helen, Raleigh Co., WV. He is 5'8" tall, 170 pounds, hazel eyes, gray hair, ruddy complexion, with scar on his leg. He died of a pulmanary embolism.

Sherman and Rosa were the parents of Cleo D. Calfee Walker and Leonard Floyd Calfee. Sherman and Elizabeth were the parents of Mary, Sony Grant, Carl, Dale and Cletis E. Calfee.

Inscription: "Our Beloved Father And Husband" "His Life Spent On Earth Was Excellent In Time Of Need." 
 
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 Parents:
  Augustus Bailey Calfee (1847 - 1915)
  Virginia A. Stinson Calfee (1850 - 1922)
 
 Spouses:
  Rosa Lee Hazelwood Calfee Pilkenton (1887 - 1949)
  Elizabeth Maude Sneed Calfee (1893 - 1964)
 
 Children:
  Sony Garnet Calfee (1913 - 1952)*
  Carl Calfee (1917 - 1956)*
  Dale Calfee (1918 - 1971)*
  Cletis E. Calfee (1921 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ivory I. Calfee (1884 - 1912)*
  Nora Elizabeth Calfee Hill (1886 - 1963)*
  Sherman Calfee (1887 - 1947)
  Mary Alice Calfee Shrader (1891 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Lashmeet
Mercer County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Judy Llamas
Record added: Sep 21, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21680924
 


- Victoria Taylor-True
 Added: Sep. 20, 2011
 
 
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