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James Wood Calkins



Birth22 November 1827Freedom, Cattaraugus, New York, United States
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    Mormon Battalion Company A return list, 16 July 1846, Entry for James W. Calkins, box 4, folder 8, page 2, line 3.

Death24 October 1898Silverdale, Cowley, Kansas, United States
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    Find A Grave, database and images, memorial page for Pvt James Wood Calkins (1827-1898), memorial #23224165.

    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for James Wood Calkins, ID: K2WH-DQ7.

Burial1898Parker Cemetery, Arkansas City, Cowley, Kansas, United States
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    Find A Grave, database and images, memorial page for Pvt James Wood Calkins (1827-1898), memorial #23224165.

    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for James Wood Calkins, ID: K2WH-DQ7.

FatherChauncey Ira Calkins
MotherSarah Kellogg

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   • Elizabeth Jane Gillmore
Married13 March 1852Fremont County, Iowa, United States
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    Iowa County Clerks, Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934 (Iowa: County Courthouses), database with images, FamilySearch, entry for James W. Calhin and Elizabeth Jane Gillmore, (13 March 1852); citing Fremont County, Iowa, county courthouses, Iowa, p.26; FHL microfilm 1255490.

          Children:
               Mary Elizabeth Calkins
               Myron Ransom Calkins
               Israel William Calkins
               Lucinda Calkins
               Lyman Calkins
               James Madison Calkins
               Chauncey Ira Calkins
               Charles Edwin Calkins
               Alva Calkins
               James W Calkins
               Willard Calkins


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Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
• 1850Fremont County, Iowa, United States
• 1870Madison Twp, Fremont, Iowa, United States

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• 1850 Population CensusDistrict No. 22, Fremont, IowaExtractImage
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• 1860 Population CensusMadison Township, Fremont, IowaExtractImage
• 1870 Population CensusTownship of Madison, Fremont, IowaExtractImage
• 1880 Population CensusMadison Township, Fremont, IowaExtractImage

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Crossing the Plains

Mormon Battalion Sick DetachmentsView Source
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    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pioneer Overland Travel" (Salt Lake City, UT: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

       Departure24 May 1847
       Arrival29 Jul 1847

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• Compiled Military Service Record--ReturnsExtractImage
• Compiled Military Service Record--Descriptive Muster Roll of DetachmentExtractImage


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