Gilbert Roy Caldwell

13 August 1892–11 May 1963 (Age 70)
Lorance Township, Bollinger, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Gilbert Roy

When Gilbert Roy Caldwell was born on 13 August 1892, in Lorance Township, Bollinger, Missouri, United States, his father, Joseph F Caldwell, was 40 and his mother, Martha A. Crader, was 38. He married Alma Edna Love on 2 November 1926, in Valliant, McCurtain, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 11 May 1963, in Wilson Township, McCurtain, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Valliant Cemetery, Valliant, McCurtain, Oklahoma, United States.

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Gilbert Roy Caldwell
Alma Edna Love
Marriage: 2 November 1926
Edna Mae Caldwell

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 4
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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
Age 12
St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1912 · The Girl Scouts
Age 20
Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: habitational name from any of several places in England and Scotland, variously spelled, that are named with Old English cald ‘cold’ + well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’. Caldwell in North Yorkshire is one major source of the surname; Caldwell in Renfrewshire in Scotland another.

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

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Sources (27)

  • Ray Caldwell in household of Joseph F Caldwell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • G R Caldwell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gilbert R Caldwell, "United States Census, 1930"

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