Arthur Hamilton Calman

29 March 1857–17 May 1938 (Age 81)
Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Arthur Hamilton

When Arthur Hamilton Calman was born on 29 March 1857, in Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Arthur Calaman, was 37 and his mother, Catharine A Sites, was 19. He had at least 2 sons and 7 daughters with Abbie Elizabeth Cleaver. He lived in Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Steelton, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. He died on 17 May 1938, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Oberlin, Swatara Township, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Arthur Hamilton Calman
Abbie Elizabeth Cleaver
Mary C. Calman
Ruth Winona Calman
Alma Florence Calman
Emma Elizabeth Calman
Susan Martha Calman
Henrietta Bertha Calman
John W. L. Callman
Brenard Arthur Calman
Velva Betty Calman

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    Emma Elizabeth Calman


    Susan Martha Calman


    Henrietta Bertha Calman


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World Events (8)


Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 6

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 24

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 French: respelling of German Kahl(e)mann, a nickname for a bald man (from Middle High German kal(wes) ‘bald’ + man ‘man’), or possibly of German Kallman .2 altered spelling of Hungarian Kálmán ( see Kalman ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Arthur Calman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Arthur H Calman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Arthur H Callman, "United States Census, 1910"

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