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Calvin Lunsford McKissack

Calvin Lunsford McKissack

Male 1890 - 1968

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  • Born  23 Feb 1890  Pulaski, Giles County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Died  02 Mar 1968  [2, 3, 4
    Buried  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennssee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I65  Nashville
    Last Modified  6 Feb 2008 

    Father  Gabriel Moses McKissack,   b. 08 Nov 1846, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1923 
    Mother  Dolly Ann Maxwell,   b. Dec 1850, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1910-1920 
    Married  abt. 1869 
    Family ID  F19  Group Sheet

    Family  Geneva Windham,   b. 06 Oct 1903, Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1951, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  abt. 1918 
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2008 
    Family ID  F24  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    McKissack Family Mausoleum
    McKissack Family Mausoleum
    Buried here are Moses McKissack III and his wife Miranda Winter McKissack; Calvin Lunsford McKissack and his wife Geneva Windham McKissack, and Moses McKissack IV.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

    Documents

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    1900 TN Census: Gabe & Dolly McKissack
    1900 TN Census: Gabe & Dolly McKissack
    Enumeration Date: 5 Jun 1900
    Enumeration District: 20
    Sheet: 4A
    Location: Pulaski, Giles County, Tennessee

    Family #64
    1. Gabriel - age 53, born Nov 1846, carpenter
    2. Dolly - wife, age 49, born Dec 1850, mother of 14 kids, 9 still alive
    3. Moses - son, age 21, born May 1879, carpenter
    4. Thomas - son, age 18, born Jan 1872, day laborer
    5. Abraham - son, age 17, born Apr 1873, carpenter
    6. Willie - son, age 15, born Aug 1884
    7. Arthur - son, age 12, born Sep 1887
    8. Calvin - son, age 10, born Feb 1890
    9. Tom - brother, age 72, born Mar 1828, gardener

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    1910 TN Census: Moses McKissack
    1910 TN Census: Moses McKissack
    Enumeration Date: 16 Apr 1910
    Enumeration District: 53
    Sheet: 10A
    Location: Ward 14, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee

    11 North Hill
    1. S.M. Uterly - age 42, clergyman
    2. Mary - wife, age 31, married 16 years, no kids
    3. Mose McKissack - age 30, brother-in-law, architect at own office
    4. Calvin L McKissack - brother-in-law, age 20, no occupation listed

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    1920 TN Census: SM & Mary Utley
    1920 TN Census: SM & Mary Utley
    Enumeration Date: 5 Jan 1920
    Enumeration District: 85
    Sheet: 4A
    Location: Ward 22, Nashville, Davidson County, TN

    1205 Edgehill Avenue
    1. SM Utley -age 51, physician
    2. Mary - wife, age 43
    3. Calvin L. McKissack - brother-in-law, age 30, teacher at high school

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    1930 TN Census: Calvin & Geneva McKissack
    1930 TN Census: Calvin & Geneva McKissack
    Enumeration Date: 2 Apr 1930
    Enumeration District: 4
    Sheet: 1A
    Location: Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee

    1503 Edgehill Avenue
    1. Calvin McKissack - age 40, home valued at $8500, age 38 at marriage, architect
    2. Geneva - age 28, 26 when married

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    Headstones
    Gravesite: Calvin L. McKissack
    Gravesite: Calvin L. McKissack

  • Notes 
    • Attended Fisk and name is in the 1898 catalogue as Calvin Lunafort McKissack. [5]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Profiles of African-Americans in Tennessee, Annual Local Conference on Afro-American Culture and History, (http://www.tnstate.edu/library/digital/digitizing.html), 87.

    2. [S8] Social Security Death Index, (Ancestry.com).

    3. [S1] Profiles of African-Americans in Tennessee, Annual Local Conference on Afro-American Culture and History, (http://www.tnstate.edu/library/digital/digitizing.html), 89.

    4. [S25] Obituaries in Nashville Newspapers: 1964-, (Nashville Public Library).
      01 May 1968 issue of the Tennessean.

    5. [S18] Catalogue of the Officers and Students of Fisk University, Nashville TN 1897-1898, (http://books.google.com/books?id=tfE2AAAAMAAJ), 60.