Laura Callison

1885–
Bowser, San Saba, Texas, United States

The Life of Laura

When Laura Callison was born about 1885, in Bowser, San Saba, Texas, United States, her father, Thomas Miles Callison, was 27 and her mother, Frances Emmaline Anderson, was 24.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Miles Callison
1858–1928
Frances Emmaline Anderson
1861–1944
Lee Callison
1884–1897
Laura Callison
1885–
Callison
1886–
Lora L. Callison
1887–1900
Bertha Jane Callison
1889–1958
Mamie J. Callison
1890–1894
Leroy Callison
1892–1957
Robert Grace Callison
1894–1973
Onslow Excell Callison
1897–1971

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World Events (3)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 9

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

Name Meaning

Scottish or Irish: reduced form of McAlison, a Gaelic patronymic based on the personal name Alison ( see Allison ).

Possible Related Names

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

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