John "Jack" Callender

30 April 1876–9 March 1953 (Age 76)
Franklin Furnace, Scioto, Ohio, United States

The Life of John "Jack"

When John "Jack" Callender was born on 30 April 1876, in Franklin Furnace, Scioto, Ohio, United States, his father, William Callender, was 44 and his mother, Mary Jane Graff, was 25. He married Margaret Russ on 7 October 1902, in Scioto, Ohio, United States. He lived in Green Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States in 1880. He died on 9 March 1953, at the age of 76.

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John "Jack" Callender
Margaret Russ
Marriage: 7 October 1902

Spouse and Children

7 October 1902
Scioto, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings

    William Callender


    Mary Jane Graff




    Florence Calendar



    Cynthia Callender


    Harriett Callender



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 6

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 22

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a person who finished freshly woven cloth by passing it between heavy rollers to compress the weave. The English term for such a worker, calender, is from Old French calandrier, calandreur, from the verb calandrer.2 Scottish: variant spelling of Callander .3 Variant spelling of German Kalander ( see Kolander ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Johnnie Calendar in household of Wm Calendar, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John Callender, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • John Callender, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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