|Birth: ||Dec. 5, 1835|
|Death: ||Apr. 18, 1927|
St. Louis City
John was the son of William Calfee and Evalina S. Howard. He married Margaret Carper Peck and Julia Ann Davidson.
John was a Sgt. in Co. D and Co. F, 151st Reg. and 60th, VA Militia.
Calfee, John Anderson - Orderly Sergeant, Company D, enlisted on 8/21/1861 at Princeton, Mercer County, [West Virginia] - 1860 MCC, age 24, farmer, married to Margaret, age 25. Born on 12/5/1835, Wythe [now Pulaski] Co., Virginia. Son of William "Little Billy" Calfee and Evelina Howard Calfee. Married to Margaret Peck in October 1859. Enlisted in 2nd Company H, 60th Virginia Infantry on 4/25/1862 at Princeton [West} Virginia. Captured at Cloyd's Mountain on 5/9/1864. POW at Camp Chase, Ohio. Exchanged on 2/25/1865. Paroled on 6/21/1865, age 30, grey eyes, grey hair, 6'0" tall. Married to Julia Ann Davidson, daughter of Joseph A. Davidson [see Roster] in January 1867. Enumerated on the 1880 Census of Henry County, Missouri, Village of Windsor, age 44, grain dealer, married to Julia, age 36. Appears on the 1900 Census of Henry County, Missouri, Windsor Township, age 64, mail contractor, born December 1835, married for 33 years years to Julia A., age 54. Listed on the 1910 Census of Ward 28, St. Louis, Missouri, age 74, widower, "own income," "C.A." [Confederate Army.] Calfee was living at 33 Kingsbury Place with the family of son, Joseph S. Calfee. Residing at the same address in 1920, age 84, widower. Died on 4/18/1927 in Saint Louis, Missouri. Buried in Laurel Oak Cemetery [Windsor City Cemetery,] Henry County, Missouri, in Lot: 0064, next to his second wife. Mentioned in a letter written by Gordon Thompson's wife Louisa in Mercer County. Thompson wrote, "I sent yew 40 dollars by John Calfee [this John Calfee?] from linchburg [Lynchburg] as I came a long."
(Text from "Tears on the Bluestone" by Arnold H. Hurd, III, 2007.)
William Calfee (1801 - 1851)
Evalina S. Howard Calfee (1804 - 1863)
Julia Ann Davidson Calfee (1846 - 1904)
John Carper Calfee (1864 - 1942)*
Laurel Oak Cemetery
Created by: Judy Llamas
Record added: Sep 13, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29774244