President John Calvin Coolidge

4 July 1872–5 January 1933 (Age 60)
Plymouth, Windsor, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of John Calvin

When President John Calvin Coolidge was born on 4 July 1872, in Plymouth, Windsor, Vermont, United States, his father, John Calvin Coolidge, was 27 and his mother, Victoria Josephine Moor, was 26. He married Grace Anna Goodhue on 4 October 1905, in Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 5 January 1933, in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Plymouth Notch Cemetery, Plymouth, Windsor, Vermont, United States.

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President John Calvin Coolidge
Grace Anna Goodhue
Marriage: 4 October 1905
John Coolidge
Calvin Coolidge

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  • Marriage
    4 October 1905Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 3
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
    1875 · A New Civil Rights Act
    Age 3
    During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 18
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    English (Cambridgeshire):probably an occupational name for acollege servant or someone with some other association with auniversity college, for example a tenant farmer who farmed one of themany farms in England known as College Farm, most of which are or wereowned by university colleges.See Colledge .

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

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    Sources (23)

    • Calvin Coolidge in entry for Calvin Coolidge, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"
    • Calvin Coolidge, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Calvin Coolidge in entry for Calvin Coolidge, "District of Columbia Deaths, 1874-1961"

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