David Callister

26 October 1760–29 March 1828 (Age 67)
Malew, Isle of Man

The Life of David

When David Callister was born on 26 October 1760, in Malew, Isle of Man, his father, David Callister, was 25 and his mother, Isabel Clucas, was 20. He married Esther Comish on 18 February 1792, in Arbory, Isle of Man. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 29 March 1828, in Peel, Isle of Man, at the age of 67, and was buried in Kirk German, Isle of Man.

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Family Time Line

David Callister
1760–1828
Esther Comish
1771–1848
Marriage: 18 February 1792
John Callister
1793–1827
David Callister
1795–1868
James Callister
1797–
Jane Callister
1797–
Isabella Callister
1798–1877
William Callister
1802–1889
Edward Callister
1805–1857
Thomas Callister
1807–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 February 1792
Arbory, Isle of Man
children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

    David Callister

    Male1735–1789Male

    Isabel Clucas

    Female1740–1816Female

siblings

(8)

    Male1760–1828Male

    Catherine Callister

    Female1762–Female

    Ann Callister

    Female1762–Female

    Wm. Callister

    Male1764–1817Male

    Isabel Callister

    Female1766–Female

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World Events (3)

1797

Age 37

"""The Statute Laws of the Isle of Man"" by C. Briscoe are published."
1821

Age 61

Census gave Island population of 40,081.
1825

Age 65

Potato riots caused by imposition of tithes.

Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced form of McAllister .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • David Callister, "Isle of Man Parish Registers, 1598-2009"
  • Elinor Callister Christening, "Isle of Man Parish Registers, 1598-2009"
  • David and Isabel's December 1760 marriage record.

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