Margaret Louise “Maggie” <I>Houchins</I> Calfee

Margaret Louise “Maggie” Houchins Calfee

Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
Death 5 Jan 1900 (aged 24)
Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 17693457 · View Source
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Margaret was born in Tazewell County, VA and was the daughter of the late James Burley Houchins and Cleopatra "Patsy Ellis.

She married Romalue Stanhope McCoy on March 30, 1893, and they resided in Mercer County, WV.

Her father, James B. Houchins, applied for the license and Granville Houchins (uncle) performed the ceremony.

They had one daughter, Nannie Pearl, who was born on May 8, 1894.

After McCoy died, she married Walker Calfee on March 13, 1895 in Mercer County, WV, and they were the parents of Myrtle Alma and Hazel Violet.

Maggie lost two husbands early and she herself died at the age of 25.

In 1900, her three children were living with their Houchins grandparents in the northside of Bluefield, WV. James B. Houchins was a merchant.

Later, Nannie Pearl went to live with Maggie's brother and wife, Calvin and Elinor (Ellen) Houchins where she stayed until she married in 1912.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Margaret Louise “Maggie” Houchins Calfee (7 Jun 1875–5 Jan 1900), Find a Grave Memorial no. 17693457, citing Walnut Grove Cemetery, Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by HDR (contributor 47861862) .