James Callan

1873–26 February 1968 (Age 95)
Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia

The Life Summary of James

When James Callan was born in 1873, in Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia, his father, Patrick Joseph Callan, was 28 and his mother, Jane Mary Luff, was 22. He married Winifred Ellen Murphy in 1902, in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 26 February 1968, in Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 95, and was buried in Cootamundra Cemetery, Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia.

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Family Time Line

James Callan
Winifred Ellen Murphy
Marriage: 1902
Leonard Patrick Callan

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1902Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
    Age 19
    Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
    Age 28
    First Federal election.

    Name Meaning

    1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cathaláin ‘descendant of Cathalán’, a personal name representing a diminutive of Cathal ( see Cahill ).2 Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ailin, a patronymic from an old Gaelic personal name derived from ail ‘rock’.3 Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cailin ‘son of Cailin’ ( see Collin ).

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

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    Sources (2)

    • Death Certificate James Callan 1968
    • Birth Certificate James Callan 1873

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