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Marie Delphine Gotway (Gothuey) Calvey
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Birth: Aug. 5, 1841
Fribourg, Switzerland
Death: Dec. 19, 1916
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA

The daughter of Jean Baptiste "John" Gothuey and Anne Perroud, "Delphine" was born in Semsales, Fribourg, Switzerland.

Delphine married Peter Calvey on 10 Jun 1866 in Calhoun County, Illinois. He was a farmer and the father of 3 children from his first marriage. 1 of his children, Walter, had died in infancy.

Delphine and Peter raised his children and had 5 more of their own. A daughter, Wealthy, died of diphtheria in March of 1880 at the age of 2.

At the time of her death due to pneumonia, Delphine was 74 years, 4 months and 14 days old. She was buried on 20 Dec 1916 and was preceded in death by her husband, Peter, who passed away in 1894.

Children: 1 step-daughter, 2 step-sons, 2 sons, 3 daughters.

Mother of:
Mary Elizabeth Calvey Miller (step-daughter)
Walter Calvey (step-son) [deceased]
William Calvey (step-son)
Albert Calvey
Katherine Amanda Calvey Arter Deitz Ross
Charles Edward Calvey
Wealthy Calvey
Emma Louise Calvey Chouquette

Delphine's siblings:
Pierre "Joseph Peter" Gotway
Marie Anne Josephine Philomene Gotway (died in infancy)
Marie Philomene Petronille Gotway Oettle
Louis "Edward" Auguste Gotway
George Albert Gotway
Ellen Gotway
Family links: 
  Peter W. (Calvé) Calvey (1831 - 1894)*
  Katherine Amanda (Arter) (Deitz) Calvey Ross (1874 - 1944)*
  Charles Edward Calvey (1878 - 1974)*
  Emma Louisa Calvey Chouquette (1883 - 1912)*
*Calculated relationship
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Saint Norberts Cemetery
Calhoun County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Lynn Marie Vint
Record added: Oct 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78654596
Marie Delphine <i>Gotway (Gothuey)</i> Calvey
Added by: Lynn Marie Vint
Marie Delphine <i>Gotway (Gothuey)</i> Calvey
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