Calvin Dutton McNinch was born 9 Aug 1848 in Conesus Livingston Co. NY . He was the son of Joseph McNinch and Rhoda Dennison. He served in the Civil war: 136 NY Inf. Com. C
He is buried in Little Wolf Cemetery, Manawa, Waupaca co. Wis.
There is some confusion about the date of his death. Some sources say he died in 1888, but he was alive in the US Cen Wis. Waupaca, Manawa, in 1900.
His wife was Izola Elizabeth Guerin. She died in childbirth with the birth of their dau. Rhoda McNinch, b. 22 Feb 1887.
She was the dau. of William D. Guerin Sr. and his first wife, Emily Waters/Watros. William D. Guerin m. secondly Elizabeth McNinch, older sister of Calvin Dutton McNinch. The Guerin family and the McNinch family came to Waupaca Co. Wis. from Livington Co. NY after the Civil War. William D. Guerin Sr. had a brother, John Guerin who came to Waupaca Co. Wis. at the same time.
William D. Guerin Sr. and John Guerin were sons of Jonas Guerin and Nancy Ann Ehle. They came from Morris Co. NJ to Varick Twp., Seneca Co, New York in 1812.
William D. Guerin, Elizabeth McNinch Guerin, Joseph McNinch father of Calvin McNinch are all buried at Little Wolf Cem. Manawa, Waupaca Co. Wis. You can find photos of gravestones and details at Find - A - Grave.com.
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