King, Rev. John Calvin

1817 – Born in Henry Co, Kentucky to George & Elinor (Voorhis) King
1824 – Family moved to Johnson Co, Indiana
1837 – married in Indiana to Elizabeth Cassat Monfort, d/o Rev. David & Phebe Monfort (descendant of Huguenots) [her family later lived in Macomb, IL]
1842 – 1843 – Class of McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago, IL
1842 – Dec officiated marriages in McDonough Co, IL of James Walker to Nancy Allison and James Allison to Mary Jane Patrick [J. King might have been James King, an M E pastor]
1845 – ordained Presbytery of Indianapolis
1845-1853 – pastor Sand Creek Presbyterian Church, Indiana
1850 – Census Decatur Co, Indiana
1853 – named interim president of McDonough College and served for a few months
1853-1859 – stated supply at Bardolph, IL Presbyterian Church; also supplied pulpit at Camp Creek, but dates unknown
1855 – Census of McDonough Co, IL, Twp 6
1856 – Change of Post office from Macomb to Bardolph noted in General Assembly records
1896 – Moved to Arkansas
1899 – Died Springdale, AR, buried Bluff Cemetery


Comments are closed.