Lilly Alma McCallum

10 August 1906–21 December 1989 (Age 83)
Union, Georgia, United States

The Life of Lilly Alma

When Lilly Alma McCallum was born on 10 August 1906, in Union, Georgia, United States, her father, John Drayton McCallum, was 36 and her mother, Fanny E. Francis Cochran, was 35. She married Lawson Hall on 19 August 1923, in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in District 1127, Coffee, Georgia, United States in 1920 and Greenville Township, Greenville, South Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 21 December 1989, in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Woodlawn Memorial Park, Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lawson Hall
Lilly Alma McCallum
Marriage: 19 August 1923
Claude Huston Hall
Fannie Lucille Hall
Ola Mae Hall
Earnest Leroy Hall

Spouse and Children

19 August 1923
Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States


    Claude Huston Hall


    Fannie Lucille Hall


    Ola Mae Hall


    Earnest Leroy Hall


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 16

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.

Age 23

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coluim ‘son of Colum’, a personal name derived from Latin columba ‘dove’ (now often found as Calum). This was the name of the 6thcentury missionary known in English as St. Columba ( 521–97 ), who converted the Picts to Christianity and founded an influential monastery on the island of Iona.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alma L Hall in household of Lawson Hall, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alma L Hall in household of Lawson Hall, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alma Mccallum in household of John D Mc Callum, "United States Census, 1920"

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