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Mary Hoyt Calhoon
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Birth: Feb., 1806
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 20, 1878
Will County
Illinois, USA

Mary Hoyt Calhoon
wife of Abner Calhoon
Married: 17 Apr 1823 in , , Logan, Ohio

Following biographical article was found in "History Of Will County Illinois 1878" online in Google Books page 873 STEPHEN CALHOON, farmer; P. O. Custer; was born in Wood Co., Ohio, Jan. 23, 1824, and is the son of Abner and Mary (Hoyt) Calhoon; father, from New York ; engaged in farming ; came to Ohio about 1812: served as teamster in the war of 1812. When Mr. Calhoon was about 3 years old, with his parents, moved to Kalamazoo Co., Mich.; here he remained until he was about 24 years old ; in 1848, came to Illinois and settled in Will Co., on the farm he now lives on ; he first purchased 120 acres of Government land; when he first came here the country was very wild ; plenty of game; he states that he has stood in his door and counted as high as seventy-five deer in sight of his house; Mr. Calhoon, with his family, moved to Benton Co., Ind., in 1875, and remained there three years engaged in farming and schooling his children ; returned on the old homestead in 1877. Married in 1848 to Miss Weltha Weller, of New York ; four children. Mr. C. has held several offices of public trust. Is a Republican in politics, and United Brethren in religion. His parents both are dead ; father died in 1855 ; mother in 1878.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Stephen Hoyt (1770 - 1832)
  Mary "Polly" Carter Hoyt (1783 - 1874)
 
 Spouse:
  Abner Calhoon (1795 - 1855)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mary Hoyt Calhoon (1806 - 1878)
  Hiram Charles Hoyt (1819 - 1891)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Article from "History Of Will County Illinois 1878" found online in Google Books:
 
Burial:
Custer Township Cemetery
Custer Park
Will County
Illinois, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Martin Mudroch
Record added: Mar 24, 2010
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