Calvin A Kile

1875–1954 (Age 79)
Jackson Township, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Calvin A

When Calvin A Kile was born in 1875, in Jackson Township, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, James Wilson Kile, was 27 and his mother, Mary Alice Hess, was 20. He married Adda Diltz on 8 October 1902, in Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States. He lived in Sugarloaf Township, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States for about 60 years. He died in 1954, at the age of 79, and was buried in Saint Gabriel Cemetery, Benton, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Calvin A Kile
Adda Diltz
Marriage: 8 October 1902

Spouse and Children

8 October 1902
Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings

    James Wilson Kile


    Mary Alice Hess




    Cornelia Kile



    Bruce Ferman Kile


    Elizabeth M Kile



World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 0

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.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 2

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

1 Norwegian: habitational name from any of thirteen farmsteads name Kile, from Old Norse kíll ‘wedge’, by extension ‘narrow bay’, ‘inlet’.2 Topographic name of Dutch origin denoting someone who lived close by a salt-water creek or area of sheltered water, kil.3 Respelling of German Keil .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Calvin A Kile, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Calvin A Kile, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Calvin A Kile, "United States Census, 1940"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.