James Calvin Bosley

1910–4 August 1996 (Age 86)
Maryland, United States

The Life of James Calvin

When James Calvin Bosley was born in 1910, in Maryland, United States, his father, Clarence Henry Bosley, was 27 and his mother, Lily Viola Naylor, was 19. He lived in Denver, Colorado, United States for about 10 years and Election District H, Denver, Colorado, United States in 1940. He died on 4 August 1996, in Maryland, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Upperco, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 0

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · The Mann Act

Age 0

This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from a place in Cheshire named Bosley, from the Old English personal name Bōsa or Bōt + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.2 Americanized spelling of French Beausoleil , especially in New England.3 Altered spelling of German Bosler .

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

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  • James C Bosley in household of Clarence H Bosley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James C Bosley in household of Clarence H Bosley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James Bosley, "United States Census, 1940"

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