John S Callihan

7 October 1862–9 November 1933 (Age 71)
Guernsey, Ohio, United States

The Life of John S

When John S Callihan was born on 7 October 1862, in Guernsey, Ohio, United States, his father, John Motte Calahan, was 42 and his mother, Julia Ann Hooks, was 41. He married Dora Susan Swingle on 12 March 1887, in Guernsey, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in United States in 1910 and Jackson Township, Guernsey, Ohio, United States in 1920. He died on 9 November 1933, in Guernsey, Ohio, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Cambridge, Guernsey, Ohio, United States.

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John S Callihan
Dora Susan Swingle
Marriage: 12 March 1887
Julia Arsula Callahan
James Calihan
Harry Morten Callihan
Ben S. Calihan
Walter Dean Calihan
Gladys Asulia Callihan
Otis Marion Calihan
William Calihan
Vernon Callihan
Mildred Pearl Callihan
Robert Edwin Callihan

Spouse and Children

12 March 1887
Guernsey, Ohio, United States


+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Motte Calahan


    Julia Ann Hooks




+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

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

Age 1

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 19

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

Irish: variant of Callahan .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Calihan in household of John Calihan, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John S Calihan in household of John Calihan, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John Callihan, "United States Census, 1910"

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