Calvin Luther Chittock

8 April 1892–24 December 1957 (Age 65)
Farnam, Dawson, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Calvin Luther

When Calvin Luther Chittock was born on 8 April 1892, in Farnam, Dawson, Nebraska, United States, his father, Harlow Kenyon Chittock, was 30 and his mother, Josephine Saphrona Lago, was 31. He married Ethel June Bridges on 8 March 1916, in Arcadia, Valley, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in San Ardo, Monterey, California, United States in 1930 and Santa Ana Judicial Township, Orange, California, United States in 1940. He died on 24 December 1957, in Escondido, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Melrose Abbey Memorial Park, Anaheim, Orange, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Calvin Luther Chittock
Ethel June Bridges
Marriage: 8 March 1916
Mildred Laverne Chittock
Blanche Arlene Chittock
Lloyd Joseph Chittock

Spouse and Children

8 March 1916
Arcadia, Valley, Nebraska, United States


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 14

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 18

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from a diminutive of Middle English chitte ‘young (animal)’, ‘kitten’, ‘cub’ ( see Chitty ), probably used as a term of endearment.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Calvin L Chittock in household of Pearl Kemp, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Calvin C Chittock, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Calvin L Chittock in household of Benjamin B Irelan, "United States Census, 1910"

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