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John Calvin Burchett (b. September 07, 1823, d. August 15, 1869)John Calvin Burchett (son of Icile S. Burchett and Elizabeth Jane Henry) was born September 07, 1823 in Cartwright, Clinton County, Kentucky, and died August 15, 1869.He married Polly Branham on September 14, 1841 in Kentucky, daughter of George Washington Branham and Eleanor Maloney.
Notes for John Calvin Burchett:
John Calvin Burchett lived in Overton County, Tennessee for nearly 10 years.There are at least two deed entries in the Overton County records for him.In 1850 his neighbor on one side was Richard Bannum, 60, born N.C., his wife Sarah, 60, born MD; and on the other side was P.A. Brannum, 20, and his wife Martha, 16, both born in Tennessee.Some time after the birth of his daughter Matilda Caroline in 1859, John Calvin Burchett returned to Kentucky.He served as Sheriff of Cumberland County in 1866 following the period of martial law in the county during the Civil War.
More About John Calvin Burchett:
Burial: Unknown, Burchett Farmhouse, Cartwright, Kentucky.
More About John Calvin Burchett and Polly Branham:
Marriage: September 14, 1841, Kentucky.
Children of John Calvin Burchett and Polly Branham are:
- +George Washington Burchett, b. August 27, 1843, Kentucky, d. April 18, 1935.
- +Icil Stokes Burchett, b. May 30, 1846, Rowena, Kentucky, d. April 09, 1936.
- Margaret E. Burchett, b. November 25, 1848, Kentucky, d. May 19, 1862.
- +William H. Burchett, b. February 19, 1851, Overton County, Tennessee, d. July 04, 1920, Clinton County, Kentucky.
- Alfred Frank Burchett, b. July 01, 1853, Overton County, Tennessee, d. August 18, 1926.
- +Mary Ellen Burchett, b. April 27, 1856, Tennessee, d. December 05, 1926.
- +Matilda Caroline Burchett, b. July 10, 1858, Overton County, Tennessee, d. August 24, 1875, An apparent heart attack while at her mother's home..
- Thomas Bramlette Burchett, b. October 05, 1861, Kentucky, d. November 28, 1926.
- John Tyler Alexander Burchett, b. October 18, 1867, d. June 23, 1868.