Luella Calhoun

26 November 1886–12 February 1961 (Age 74)
Fulton, Illinois, United States

The Life of Luella

When Luella Calhoun was born on 26 November 1886, in Fulton, Illinois, United States, her father, James William Calhoun, was 39 and her mother, Louisa Ellen Goff Lantz, was 33. She married Harry Jones in 1917. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Lee Township, Fulton, Illinois, United States in 1920 and Bushnell, McDonough, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 12 February 1961, in Downey, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Bushnell, McDonough, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harry Jones
Luella Calhoun
Marriage: 1917
Carl D. Jones

Spouse and Children

    Harry Jones





Parents and Siblings

    James William Calhoun


    Louisa Ellen Goff Lantz





    Floyd Benton Calhoun



    Harry B. CALHOUN


    George Thurston CALHOUN


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 5

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 20

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Scottish Colquhoun .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Luella Jones, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Sibba Louella Jones in household of Williard B Foster, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sibby Calhoon in household of James W Calhoon, "United States Census, 1900"

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