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John Calhoun
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Birth: Mar., 1799
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 29, 1866
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA

John Calhoun was born 3/28/1799 in Virginia per many census.

John Calhoun's lST WIFE WAS ELIZABETH (MIDDLETON) CALHOUN. Elizabeth died 4/13/1833. Her burial place is unknown, but very possibly a Quaker cemetery in Warren Co., Wayne Twp., Ohio possibly near Harveysburg, Ohio. Elizabeth was a Quaker & took her children to Quaker meetings in Warren Co., Ohio.
John Calhoun's family appears at Wayne Twp., on the 1830 census & 1832 tax list.
Prior to living on the west side of Ohio, John & Elizabeth Middleton married in a Quaker ceremony 10/27/1824 & lived in Belmont County, Ohio. Their wedding was recorded in Quaker records. These records show John's parents were William & Mary Calhoun of Belmont Co., Ohio. Elizabeth Middleton's parents were Jehu & Mary Middleton.

John Calhoun & 2ND WIFE HANNAH (MOCK) (GAFF) CALHOUN moved to Warren County, Ohio from Belmont Co., Ohio approximately 1830. Later they moved to Montgomery Co., Ohio. About 1857 John & Hannah moved to Macon County, Illinois where John died in 1866 & is buried in Decatur, Macon Co., IL. Wife Hannah died 1891 & is buried in Bloomington, IL., McLean Co.

-1830 census: Warren Co., Harveysburg, Wayne Twp., Ohio
-1840 census: Montgomery Co., Washington Twp., Ohio
-1850 census: Montgomery Co., Ohio which shows John (born VA.) & Hannah Calhoun, (born Ohio) children: Hannah Gaff, Webster, Clinton, John, David, Noah & Corwin Calhoun (all born Ohio)
-1860 census: Macon Co., Decatur, IL shows John Calhoun, wife Hannah, David, Noah, T. Corwin & Wesley R. Calhoun
by this time the other children had moved to McLean Co. IL & some had married)
John died 1866.(no obituary found at Decatur, IL.)
-1870 & 1880 census: Hannah (Mock) (Gaff) Calhoun is living with her daughter's family (Johanna Gaff & husband Thomas Hatfield) in McLean Co., IL.



 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Hannah Blanche Mock (Gaff) Calhoun (1805 - 1891)*
 
 Children:
  David C Calhoun (____ - 1906)*
  William A Calhoun (1825 - 1898)*
  Mary A. Calhoun Gouker (1827 - 1898)*
  Phebe Calhoun Davis (1828 - 1866)*
  Elizabeth Calhoun Brightman (1830 - 1903)*
  Webster Calhoun (1836 - 1905)*
  Clinton Calhoun (1837 - 1909)*
  John C Calhoun (1839 - 1901)*
  Noah B. Calhoun (1844 - 1873)*
  Thomas Corwin Calhoun (1847 - 1924)*
  Wesley R. Calhoun (1850 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
John Calhoun 1799-1866
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Donna Kemp & Teri Libell
Record added: Jan 25, 2009
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John Calhoun
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Blessings and love from your great granddaughter (x4)
- Cynthia Pendleton
 Added: Oct. 5, 2012
John C. Calhoun born 3/1799 in Virginia according to many census.He died 8/29/1866 at Decatur, Il.John married Elizabeth Middleton 10/27/1824 in a Quaker Ceremony in Belmont Co., according to any entry in the "Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy" St...(Read more)
- sandy
 Added: Apr. 9, 2010

- Donna Kemp & Teri Libell
 Added: Dec. 14, 2009
 
 
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