Charles Calvin Grant

9 August 1905–23 February 1977 (Age 71)
Caribou, Idaho, United States

The Life of Charles Calvin

When Charles Calvin Grant was born on 9 August 1905, in Caribou, Idaho, United States, his father, Charles Albert Grant, was 51 and his mother, Elizabeth Ann Williams, was 37. He married Mabel Elizabeth Croney on 18 April 1930. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Bancroft, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1920 and Bancroft Election Precinct, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 23 February 1977, in Bancroft, Caribou, Idaho, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Caribou, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Calvin Grant
1905–1977
Mabel Elizabeth Croney
1911–2001
Marriage: 18 April 1930
John Boyd Grant
1933–2020
Kendall Grant
1937–1954

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 April 1930
children

(2)

    John Boyd Grant

    Male1933–2020Male

    Male1937–1954Male

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siblings

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

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.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1927

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English and (especially) Scottish (of Norman origin), and French: nickname from Anglo-Norman French graund, graunt ‘tall’, ‘large’ (Old French grand, grant, from Latin grandis), given either to a person of remarkable size, or else in a relative way to distinguish two bearers of the same personal name, often representatives of different generations within the same family.2 English and Scottish: from a medieval personal name, probably a survival into Middle English of the Old English byname Granta ( see Grantham ).3 Probably a respelling of German Grandt or Grand .

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

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Story Highlight

Memories of Grandpa Cal Grant

Sometimes we walked the two blocks to the Bancroft Post Office to get the mail, but usually (and to my delight) we would climb into the light blue 1961 or 62 Chevy short-bed truck and drive. Grandpa w …

Sources (3)

  • Charles Calvin Grant, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Charles Calvin Grant, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Charles Calvin Grant, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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