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Calvin Simpson Weakley, Jr
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1843
Shelby County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 1916
Shelbyville
Shelby County
Kentucky, USA

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The Courier-Journal, Louisville, KY
August 15, 1916, tuesday

CALVIN S. WEAKLEY DIES AT SHELBYVILLE
Was Banker and Confederate Veteran. Having Served Under Gen. Morgan.

Special to the Courier-Journal.
Shelbyville, Ky., Aug. 14. - Calvin Simpson Weakley, 73 years old, president of the Shelby County Trust & Banking Company and Master Commissioner of the Shelby Circuit Court, died of Bright's diseaes at 9:45 o'clock this morning at the home of his son-in-law, Dr. Frank M. Beard, where he had been under treatment for several weeks.
During the Civil War he served in Col. Basil Duke's regiment of Gen. Morgan's command, and was captured in the Ohio raid. He was confined with the other prisoners taken at that time in the party which escaped. Later he was transferred to the prison camp at Fort Douglas, near Chicago, where he remained to the end of the war.
Mr. Weakley is survived by his wife, who was Miss Mary Elizabeth Middelton, and three daughters, Mrs. J. W. Millard, of Atlanta, Ga.; Mrs. Ben Lewis and Mrs. Frank M. Beard.
Funeral services will be conducted in the Baptist church Wednesday morning at 10 o'clock by the Rev. Dr. B. B. Bailey, of Arkadelphia, Ark., and the Rev. D. T. Foust. burial will be in Grove Hill cemetery with Masonic ceremonies conducted by Grand Master T. J. Adams.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Middelton Weakley (1838 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  Rebecca Weakley Lewis (1876 - 1955)*
  Adela Weakley Beard (1880 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grove Hill Cemetery
Shelbyville
Shelby County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Section: N Lot/Row: 68 Space: 2
 
Created by: Quietude
Record added: Jan 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104149943
Calvin Simpson Weakley, Jr
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Calvin Simpson Weakley, Jr
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