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Calvin, Vincent

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Calvin, Vincent
March 14, 2007 05:17PM
Kentucky: A History of the State, Battle, Perrin, & Kniffin, 8-B, 1887
Floyd County

VINCENT CALVIN was born in Boyd County, Ky., November 22, 1820, and is a son
of John and Margaret (Davidson) Calvin. John Calvin was born on the south
branch of the Potomac River, in East Virginia, was a farmer, and served in
the war of 1812 under General Pogue. Mrs. Margaret Calvin was native of
Clarksburg, W. Va. Vincent Calvin has always been a farmer and trader, and
now owns 450 acres of improved land in Boyd County, and a tract in Lawrence
County containing 1,200 acres, all of which is in timber with the exception
of seventy-five acres. He was married, in 1857, to Miss Stephania L. Kouns,
daughter of George W. and Elizabeth (Prosser) Kouns, natives of Kentucky and
Virginia. The children born to this marriage are named, in order of birth,
as follows: Elizabeth, John, Mary, George and Annie. The family belong to
the Methodist Episcopal Church South, and in politics Mr. Calvin is a

Calvin Davidson Pogue Kouns Prosser
Boyd-KY Lawrence-KY VA WV

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