Col. Joseph Steven Calvin was my g-g-g grandfather. I have traced them back to England. My grandmother was Eliza D Copeland, daughterof Moses Wikerson Copeland. >Lawrence Copeland born abt 1560,Northumberland, England>John Copeland born 24 Feb. 1611/12-Dolphinholme,England>Nicholas Copeland born abt.1645-Isle of Wight,Va>Joseph Copeland born 1670-Isle of Wight,Va>Nicholas Copeland born 1697- Isle of Wight, Va>Joseph Copeland born 1728-Chatham County, NC>Joseph Steven Calvin Copeland born abt.1756-Chatham, NC>Joseph Jefferson Copeland born 1783-Jefferson,Tn>Moses Wilkerson Copeland bornFeb. 18, 1812-Overton County,Tn>Eliza D Copeland ( my grandmother )born 1867-Overton, Tn. She married William Edward Hicks on Nov.1890 and my father was george W. Hicks born March 25, 1902 at Arthur, Ok. .