Mary Ann Callaham

23 April 1808–21 March 1889 (Age 80)
Pendleton, South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Callaham was born on 23 April 1808, in Pendleton, South Carolina, United States, her father, Hugh Franklin Callaham, was 26 and her mother, Sarah Dobbins, was 23. She married Coker Lisonbee on 1 February 1825, in St. Clair, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 21 March 1889, in Circleville, Piute, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Circleville, Piute, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Coker Lisonbee
Mary Ann Callaham
Marriage: 1 February 1825
Rachael Jane Pinkney Lisonbee
John Coker Lisonbee
Hugh Dobbins Lisonbee
William L Lisonbee
Francis M Lisonbee
Mary Ann Francis Lisonbee
James Thompson Lisonbee
William Washington Lisonbee
Alva Curtis Lisonbee
Frances M Lisonbee
Joseph Young Lisonbee

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 February 1825St. Clair, Alabama, United States
  • Children


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    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1812 · War of 1812
    Age 4
    Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 22
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: most probably an altered form of Irish Callahan , influenced by the common element of English habitational names, ham. This surname is now rare in Britain and Ireland.

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

    Possible Related Names


    Story Highlight

    Life Sketch of Coker & Mary Ann

    Coker Lisonbee 1804 South Carolina - 1848 Missouri Mary Ann Callaham 1808 South Carolina - 1889 Utah Coker’s childhood… Coker Lisonbee was born in Chesterfield District, South Carolina, on April 8, …

    Sources (19)

    • Mary Nichols in household of Peter Nichols, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Mary Callaham, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
    • Mary Kalahan in entry for Alva Curtis Lisonbee, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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