Elizabeth Call

6 September 1894–17 December 1990 (Age 96)
Chesterfield, Caribou, Idaho, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Call was born on 6 September 1894, in Chesterfield, Caribou, Idaho, United States, her father, Ira Call, was 33 and her mother, Emma Jane Barlow, was 32. She married Isaac Homer Smith on 8 October 1913, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Center Judicial Township, Sacramento, California, United States in 1940 and World in 1940. She died on 17 December 1990, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Fair Oaks, Sacramento, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Homer Smith
1892–1985
Elizabeth Call
1894–1990
Marriage: 8 October 1913
Homer Call Smith
1916–1929
Maurine Smith
1918–2011
Grace Smith
1920–1974
Willard Call Smith
1922–2020
Loren Call Smith
1925–2010
Gerald Call Smith
1927–2019
Shirley Smith
1928–2011

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 October 1913Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 2
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1909 · Pioneer Park Opens
    Age 15
    A monument honoring the Provo pioneers and Indian war veterans was dedicated on July 24, 1909, as Pioneer Park opened to the public.
    1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
    Age 25
    The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: shortened form of McCall .English: from Middle English calle, cale (Old English cawl) ‘container, basket, net’, commonly used of a kind of hair net, close-fitting cap, or headdress worn by women to cover tied-up hair. The name could have been given as a metonymic occupational name to a maker of women's caps or perhaps of baskets or nets.English: alternatively, perhaps a nickname from Middle English cale (also calle), a side form of calwe ‘bald’ (from Old English calu).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Cales
    Caul
    McCall

    Story Highlight

    My Aunt Elizabeth's Childhood home

    A couple of years ago I had heard from a relative about the settlement of Chesterfield, Idaho that was now considered a ghost town. In the brochure was a picture of a Holbrook Store, Holbrook Home an …

    Sources (37)

    • Elizabeth Call Smith in household of Isac T Homer Smith, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Elizabeth Call in entry for Wendell C Day and Maurine Smith, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Elizabeth C. Call in entry for Homer Call Smith, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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