1897–1971 (Age 73)
Bowser, San Saba, Texas, United States
When Onslow Excell Callison was born on 1 November 1897, in Bowser, San Saba, Texas, United States, his father, Thomas Miles Callison, was 38 and his mother, Frances Emmaline Anderson, was 36. He married Gertrude Frances Marshall on 26 June 1924. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Brownwood, Brown, Texas, United States in 1910 and Lowell, Cochise, Arizona, United States in 1920. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 22 September 1971, in Bisbee, Cochise, Arizona, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in McNeal, Cochise, Arizona, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
My grandfather, Onslow Excell Callison, usually went by the nickname of Lon. He was a witness to the mass deportation of Bisbee miners in 1917. Lon worked for decades for the copper mines in sout …