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  • ID: I343
  • Name: John Francis CALHOUN
  • Given Name: John Francis
  • Surname: Calhoun
  • Name: Pete CALHOUN
  • Given Name: Pete
  • Surname: Calhoun
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 22 Mar 1886 in Ranlin, IL 1 2
  • Death: 28 Aug 1960 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois 1 2
  • Burial: Blooming Grove Cem, Bloomington, McLean, Illinois 3 4
  • _UID: 9AEFD163BE1D41409C35087276C43A6941C5
  • Change Date: 4 May 2014 at 15:46
  • Note:
    Louis Kossuth & Mary Welch had a son John Fremont Calhoun. John Fremont had a son Harry Calhoun who recently died in Blooomington Il. There was a picture with his obit. & the family all noticed how much he looked like my husband's father.

    From Findagrave.com
    Obituary for John F. Calhoun buried Blooming Grove near Bloomington, Il.
    -Bloomington, Il. "Pantagraph" newspaper, Monday, 8/29/1960, page 3:
    John F. Calhoun, 74, a retired carpenter of 201 S. Allin died Sunday morning at the McLean County Nursing Home. He had been in failing health for several months.
    Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. at the Stamper Memorial Home. The Rev. Samuel Buck will officiate. Burial will be in Blooming Grove Cemetery near Randolph.
    Friends may call at the memorial home tonight.
    Mr. Calhoun was born 3/22/1886, in Rankin, (Illinois), son of Louis K. &Mary (Welch) Calhoun. He married Mayme J. Christ(/Crist) in Decatur on May20, 1909.
    Survivors include his wife; 3 sons; Louis B. of Wolcott, Iowa, Jack of Des Moines, Iowa & Harry C. of 222 Fairway Dr., 3 daughters, Mrs. MaryAnn Keiser of 1003 W. Olive, Mrs. Betty Lou Mitchell of El Paso & Mrs.Helen S. Rehker of 1305 S. Center; 16 grandchildren & 3 great-grandchildren.
    Mr. Calhoun was a member of Park Methodist Church & Wade-Barney Lodge#512.
  • Note:
    (Research):CENSUS: 1910 John Calhoun
    5-WD Bloomington, McLean, IL T624-306, Page: 226A
    1328 No. Mason St, Normal, IL
    Name Rel Sex Age Mar Yrs Self Fathr Mothr ImgrYr Occp
    John Head M 24 M 1 IL, IL, IL Commercial Traveler, PackingCo.
    Mamie Wife F 19 M 1,1,1 IL, Ger, Ger (indicates 1 child, butnone listed)




    Father: Louis Kossuth CALHOUN b: 14 Dec 1851 in Springboro, Warren, Ohio
    Mother: Mary Susan WELCH b: 10 Jun 1855 in Hendrix, McLean, Illinois

    Marriage 1 Mary Josephine CRIST b: 3 Dec 1890
    • Married: 19 Mar 1909 in Decatur, Macon Co, Illinois 5
    • Change Date: 17 Jun 2012
    Children
    1. Has Children Louis Borden CALHOUN b: 25 Apr 1910
    2. Has Children Harry Crist CALHOUN b: 26 Oct 1915 in Wisconsin Rapids, Wood, Wisconsin
    3. Has No Children Mary Ann CALHOUN b: 19 Mar 1917 in Grand Rapids, WI
    4. Has No Children Helen Frances CALHOUN b: 6 Aug 1922
    5. Has No Children Dorothy CALHOUN b: 23 Dec 1923
    6. Has No Children Robert C CALHOUN b: 1 May 1927

    Sources:
    1. Media: Cemetery Record
      Abbrev: Bloomington Grove Cem, McLean, IL - index of markers
      Title: Bloomington Grove Cem, McLean, IL - index of markers
      Note:
      List of Calhoun & Welch family members
      Repository:
        Name: Jared Jones Personal Library
    2. Media: Cemetery Marker
      Abbrev: Marker in Cemetery listed
      Title: Marker in Cemetery listed
    3. Media: Cemetery Marker
      Abbrev: Blooming Grove Cem, Bloomington, McLean IL
      Title: Blooming Grove Cem, Bloomington, McLean IL
      Note:
      Surety:2
      Note: Sect 3, lot 6 - Calhouns - 7 plots
    4. Media: Pedigree Chart
      Abbrev: History of the Welch Family, extract chart
      Title: History of the Welch Family, extract chart
      Author: Laurastine Welch Probasco
      Note:
      Shows trees for Welch, Calhoun, Myers, Jacoby, Lindley (with scribbles).
      Repository:
        Name: Jared Jones Personal Library
    5. Media: Compiled Genealogy
      Abbrev: History of the Welch Family, 1835 - 1935
      Title: History of the Welch Family, 1835 - 1935
      Author: Gertrude Welch White
      Publication: 1935 Bloomington, IL.
      Note:
      Surety:2
      Have electronic copy, 112 pages
      Repository:
        Name: Jared Jones Personal Library
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