David Callister

Male26 October 1760–29 March 1828

Brief Life History 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
Esther Comish
Marriage: 18 February 1792
John Callister
David Callister
James Callister
Jane Callister
Isabella Callister
William Callister
Edward Callister
Thomas Callister

Sources (34)

  • David and Isabel's December 1760 marriage record.
  • David Callister in entry for John Callister, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • David Callister, "Isle of Man Parish Registers, 1598-2009"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 February 1792Arbory, Isle of Man
  • Children (8)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (3)


    Age 37

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


    Age 61

    Census gave Island population of 40,081.


    Age 65

    Potato riots caused by imposition of tithes.

    Name Meaning

    Manx: shortened form of Manx Mac Alister ‘son of Alexander’. See McAllister .

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

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