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John Calvert, Jr

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Birthplace: Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA, Maryland
Death: March 18, 1934 (79)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Place of Burial: Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Calvert and Julia Stockton Calvert
Husband of Victoria Baltzell Calvert
Father of Cecilius Baltimore Calvert

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About John Calvert, Jr

Burial: Mar. 22, 1934 North Laurel Hill Cemetery

JOHN CALVERT, eldest son of John and Julia Stockton (Rush) Calvert, was born in Washington, D. C., March 9, 1855. He graduated at Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in the class of 1876, as a civil engineer, and the following year entered the employ of the prominent shipbuilding firm of Peter Wright & Sons. He was later connected with the publishing firm of J. B. Lippincott & Company, and finally with the Pennsylvania Company for Insurance on Lives and Granting Annuities, until 1905, when he engaged in the general real estate business in Philadelphia, in which he has since been engaged. He is a member of the Sigma Phi fraternity; of the Rittenhouse and University Barge Clubs; of the Pennsylvania Society Sons of the Revolution; and of the Society of Descendants of The Signers, holding the office of Governor for Pennsylvania in the latter society.

John Calvert married, October 26, 1881, Victoria Baltzell Elliott, daughter of Jacob Thomas Elliott and his wife, Victoria Baltzell, and they have one child, Cecilius Baltimore Calvert, born September 11, 1882, who graduated at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1905, and is a member of the St. Anthony and Philadelphia Country Clubs, and of the Delta Psi fraternity. He is in partnership with his father in the real estate business.

Source: Colonial and Revolutionary Families of Pennsylvania: Genealogical and Personal Memoirs, Volume 2; John Woolf Jordan, Wilfred Jordan; Lewis Publishing Company, 1911.* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy: Aug 6 2020, 2:06:45 UTC

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John Calvert, Jr's Timeline

1855
March 9, 1855
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA, Maryland
1882
September 11, 1882
1934
March 18, 1934
Age 79
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
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Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA