Thomas Calder

23 April 1871–17 March 1938 (Age 66)
Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Calder was born on 23 April 1871, in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States, his father, Robert Calder, was 38 and his mother, Flora Ann Simmons, was 38. He married Eva Pope on 10 June 1891, in Logan, Cache, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 17 March 1938, in Garden City, Rich, Utah, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Garden City, Rich, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Calder
1871–1938
Eva Pope
1875–1960
Marriage: 10 June 1891
Eva Calder
1893–1893
Calder
1896–1896
Calder
1897–1897
Leone Calder
1900–1986
Calder
1902–1902
Thomas Clifford Calder
1905–1974
Milton Pope Calder
1907–1990
Charles Evard Calder
1909–1994
Robert Vernell Calder
1914–2006
Doris Calder
1918–1974

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 June 1891
Logan, Cache, Utah Territory, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · The First Stake was organized in Bountiful

Age 6

Thirty years after the foundation of Bountiful, the first stake was organized by Heber C. Kimball and is still functioning today with eight wards being affiliated with it.
1890

Age 19

Idaho is the 43rd state.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: habitational name from any of the various places called Calder, Caldor, or Cawdor. Calder in Thurso is recorded in the early 13th century in the form Kalfadal and was named with Old Norse kalfr ‘calf’ + dalr ‘valley’. The others are probably the same as in 2 below.2 English: habitational name from Calder in Cumbria, named from the river on which it stands. This is probably a British name, from Welsh caled ‘hard’, ‘violent’ + dwfr ‘water’, ‘stream’.

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

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Story Highlight

Thomas and Eva Calder

A short history by his granddaughter, Dolores Loveland Smith - January 2005 Edited slightly by his great grandson, Terry Calder Smith ******************************************************** It is …

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Calder, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Thomas Calder, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Thomas Calder, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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