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Lawrence A Callan

Male about 1861 -


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  • Name Lawrence A Callan  [1
    Gender Male 
    Born about 1861  [1
    Census In the 1860 census for Washington, DC, there is a listing for the James Callan family.

    James Callan Ward 6, Washington, DC 29 1830 Ireland Male
    Margaret Callan Ward 6, Washington, DC 23 1836 District of Columbia Female
    Susan F Callan Ward 6, Washington, DC 6 1853 District of Columbia Female
    Mary A Callan Ward 6, Washington, DC 3 1856 District of Columbia Female
    Catherine E Callan Ward 6, Washington, DC 1 1858 District of Columbia Female
    Joseph Cook (? Cork?) Ward 6, Washington, DC 23 1836 District of Columbia Male


    In the 1870 census, James Callan is listed as aged 41, occupation: "Watch. U.S.N.Y." - - Watchman at the U.S. Naval Yard. Margaret is there, with the birthplace and age consistent with the 1860 census. Children in 1870 include:

    Susan F Callan, 16, occupation "Folder Gov Pant" (? or Port?) - - she was working, that is clear.
    Mary Callan, 13
    Catherine "Kate" Callan, 11
    Lawrence A Callan, 9
    James C Callan, 8
    Alice C Callan, 5
    John F Callan, 3

    In the 1880 census, James T Callan is listed as head of household. He is still a watchman at the U.S. Navy Yard. By this time Susan has married William Herbert Moffat and Mary is no longer at home. The household of 1880:

    Margaret J. Callan, 44, Wife, Keeping house
    Kate Callan, 20, daughter, at home
    Lawrence A. Callan, 19, son, at home
    James C. Callan, 17, son, at home
    Alice C. Callan, 15, daughter, at home
    John F. Callan, 13, son, at school
    Edward S. Callan, 6, son, at home
    Lawrence Callan, 78, father, messenger at U.S. Capitol
    Frances Cook, 19, niece, at home
    Alice Cook, 16, niece, at home  [1
    Person ID I67902  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 31 January 2006 

    Father James T Callan,   b. 1830, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1918  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Margare J Higdon,   b. 1836, Washington, District of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1906  (Age 70 years) 
    Family ID F47455  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S962] eMail titled “Re: Hello”, from Steverson Moffat.


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