Calvin Cross Lavalleur

1888–1962 (Age 74)
Cherokee, Iowa, United States

The Life of Calvin Cross

When Calvin Cross Lavalleur was born on 17 September 1888, in Cherokee, Iowa, United States, his father, Horace Greeley Lavalleur, was 29 and his mother, Helen B. Bridie, was 24. He married Ruth Scott Norton on 14 February 1914, in Cherokee, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Montebello, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930 and El Monte Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He died on 19 October 1962, in Orange, California, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Calvin Cross Lavalleur
Ruth Scott Norton
Marriage: 14 February 1914
Florence Lucille Lavalleur
Marjorie B Lavalleur
Calvin Edward Lavalleur
Inez Mable Lavalleur

Spouse & Children

14 February 1914
Cherokee, Iowa, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Horace Greeley Lavalleur


  • Helen B. Bridie




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 3

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 20

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

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Sources (3)

  • Calvin Lavalleur in household of Horace G Lavalleur, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Calvin Lavalleur, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Calvin Lavalleur, "United States Census, 1940"

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