Stanley Lester Callahan

18 January 1898–16 August 1983 (Age 85)
Woodbury, Cumberland, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Stanley Lester

When Stanley Lester Callahan was born on 18 January 1898, in Woodbury, Cumberland, Illinois, United States, his father, Charles Homer Callahan, was 32 and his mother, Anna Agnes Flood, was 34. He had at least 1 son with Elsie Therton. He lived in Cumberland, Illinois, United States in 1935 and Montrose, Effingham, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 16 August 1983, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Montrose, Effingham, Illinois, United States.

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Stanley Lester Callahan
Elsie Therton
Stanley Mathew Callahan

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 2
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America
Age 12
When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 25
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Aidan, Brennan, Bridie, Clancy, Connor, Conor, Delma, Eamon, Gearold, Keane, Kieran.Irish (Munster): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ceallacháin ‘descendant of Ceallachán’, a diminutive of the personal name Ceallach, probably meaning ‘bright-headed’, from cen ‘head’ + lach ‘light’. This name was borne by a 10th-century king of Munster, from whom many present-day bearers of the surname claim descent.

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

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Sources (9)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Stanley L Callahan - Published information: birth-name: Stanley L Callahan
  • Stanley Callahan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Stanley Lester Callahan, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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