James Madison Callender

July 1857–26 April 1940 (Age 82)
Copiah, Mississippi, United States

The Life Summary of James Madison

When James Madison Callender was born in July 1857, in Copiah, Mississippi, United States, his father, Willis Callender, was 27 and his mother, Elizabeth Meynard, was 27. He married Emmaline Case about 1883, in Lincoln, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Vaughn, Lincoln, Mississippi, United States in 1920 and Beat 5, Lincoln, Mississippi, United States for about 10 years. He died on 26 April 1940, in Lincoln, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Lincoln, Mississippi, United States.

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James Madison Callender
Emmaline Case
Marriage: about 1883
Walter C Callender
Ella Lucille Callender
Pearly Badon Callender
Rachel Alma Callender
Dr. Ira Grover Callender
James Edgar Callender
Winston Callender
Benjamin C Callender
Luther Callender

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World Events (8)

Age 4
Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.
Age 6
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 24
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a person who finished freshly woven cloth by passing it between heavy rollers to compress the weave. The English term for such a worker, calender, is from Old French calandrier, calandreur, from the verb calandrer.2 Scottish: variant spelling of Callander .3 Variant spelling of German Kalander ( see Kolander ).

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

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Sources (12)

  • Jas. M. Callender in household of J. M. Callender, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James M Calender, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James M Callender in household of Willis Callender, "United States Census, 1860"

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