b: March 22, 1841
m: July 30, 1864
d: January 26, 1917
What I Know About Calvin Manlieus Dimmitt
Obituary Oak Grove Banner February 9, 1917
Calvin M. Dimmitt Obituary Calvin M. Dimmitt was born in Indiana Mar. 22, 1841. He departed this life at his home in Lone Jack Friday evening at 6:30, January 26, 1917.
He was united in marriage to Nancy L. Marcum August 5, 1860*, in eastern Tennessee. To this union were born nine children. He leaves a wife, three daughters and 2 sons. They are Mrs. Wm. Rich, Mrs. Thos. Thomas, and Mrs. Josephine Faulkenberry, all of Lone Jack, Wm. W. Dimmitt of Pleasant Hill, Albert F. Dimmitt of Kansas City. He also leaves two sisters and one brother, Mrs. John Corn of Siloam Springs, Ark., Mrs. George Cooley of Kansas City and William Dimmitt of Dade Co.
He moved to Iowa at the beginning of the Civil War and served two terms in the Union Army. At the end of the war in 1865, he brought his family to Missouri. Had he lived until March 22, he would have been 76 years old.
Funeral services were conducted at his home by the Rev. F. Hardy of Lone Jack. Interment occurred in the Lone Jack Cemetery.
Image is from Google Earth of the Lone Jack Cemetery, Jackson County, Missouri
*Note discrepancy in marriage dates, however attached graphic from database Tennessee State Marriages clearly shows a July 30, 1864 marriage.