Ervin Lyle Callaway

28 February 1908–17 May 1954 (Age 46)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

The Life of Ervin Lyle

When Ervin Lyle Callaway was born on 28 February 1908, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, his father, Clyde Oliver Callaway, was 25 and his mother, Alla Selson, was 18. He married Florence M Stephenson on 3 March 1930, in Los Angeles, California, United States. He died on 17 May 1954, in Humboldt, California, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Eureka, Humboldt, California, United States.

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Ervin Lyle Callaway
Florence M Stephenson
Marriage: 3 March 1930

Spouse and Children

3 March 1930
Los Angeles, California, United States

Parents and Siblings




    Audrey May Callaway


    Verna Dortha Callaway


World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants

Age 2

Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 15

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Caillouet-Orgeville in Eure, France, named with a collective form of Old Northern French cail(ou) ‘pebble’ ( see Cail ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ervin Calloway in household of Martin R Tyler, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ervin L Callaway, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ervin L Calloway in household of Clyde O Calloway, "United States Census, 1910"

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