Ezra J CalhounAge: 74 years1847–1922
- Ezra J Calhoun
|Birth|| March 1847|
|Census|| 1880 (Age 32 years)|
|Census|| 1885 (Age 37 years)|
|Census|| 1887 (Age 39 years)|
| Birth of a son|
October 1888 (Age 41 years)
|Census|| 1889 (Age 41 years)|
Source: 1889 Washington State Census
|Census|| 1892 (Age 44 years)|
Source: 1892 Washington State Census
|Census|| 1900 (Age 52 years)|
|Census|| 1910 (Age 62 years)|
|Census|| 1920 (Age 72 years)|
Source: 1920 US Federal Census
|Death|| February 21, 1922 (Age 74 years)|
Source: Find a Grave
Source: California Death Index
|Burial|| after February 21, 1922|
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Los Angeles National Cemetery, Plot 35, 17/RE
|Family with Victoria Elkins|
Ezra J Calhoun
Birth: March 1847 — Ohio
Death: February 21, 1922 — , Los Angeles, California
Birth: October 1888 41 28 — Washington
|John A Arnold + Victoria Elkins|
John A Arnold
Birth: about 1861
Marriage: March 16, 1879 — , Crawford, Arkansas
Birth: May 1883 22 23 — Oregon
Los Angeles National Cemetery, Plot 35, 17/RE
The 1880 Washington State Census for Thurston County, Washington records 35-year-old Ohio-born lumberman E J Calhoun. He is unmarried and a "male citizen of 21 years and upwards".
In the 1885 Washington State Census for Olympia, Thurston, Washington, 25-year-old Arkansas-born Victoria Arnold is a female citizen of the US over 21, and is recorded as being single. She has in her household her 2-year-old Oregon-born daughter Daisy. Victoria is also recorded as Victoria Calhoun, wife of 43-year-old Ohio-born farmer E J Calhoun of Thurston County, Washington. Victoria's daughter 2-year-old Oregon-born Daisy Arnold is recorded for a second time also but not with her mother, as the census takers recorded the names alphabetically. This seems to indicate that Ezra and Victoria married between 1 May 1885 when the Olympia Ward 2 census was taken and the unknown and presumably later date when the Thurston County Census was taken.
In the 1889 Washington State Census for Thurston County, Washington, the residents are recorded alphabetically, so 6-year-old Oregon-born Daisy Arnold is recorded on page 2, line 26, and her mother 29-year-old Arkansas-born Victoria [Elkins Arnold] Calhoun and step-father 43-year-old Ohio-born farmer E J Calhoun on page 9, lines 11 and 12.
In the 1892 Washington State Census for Thurston County, Washington, the residents are recorded alphabetically, so 8-year-old Oregon-born Daisy Arnold is recorded on page 10, line 26, and her mother 31-year-old Arkansas-born Victoria [Elkins Arnold] Calhoun and step-father 46-year-old Ohio-born teamster E J Calhoun on page 291, lines 7 and 8. Ezra's last name is transcribed as Colhoun.
In the 1900 US Federal Census for Olympia, Thurston, Washington, 53-year-old Ohio-born E J [Ezra] and his 40-year-old Arkansas-born wife Victoria [Elkins Arnold] Calhoun have been married 14 years. Victoria has born one child who is living with them. This child is 17-year-old Oregon-born Daisy Arnold, daughter of John Arnold. Also in this family is an adopted son, 11-year-old Washington-born Carl Hupp, who does not use the Calhoun last name.The family is living at 835 East Bay Avenue in a house that Ezra owns, free of mortgage. both Daisy and Carl have attended school 9 months of the past year. Everyone can read, write and speak English. Ezra is a marine engineer and has not worked in the past year. Ezra's parents were born in Pennsylvania, Victoria's father was born in Virginia and her mother in Arkansas, Daisy's father was born in Iowa [sic] and her mother in Arkansas, and Carl's parents were born in Missouri.
In the 1910 US Federal Census for Malibu, Los Angles, California, 63-year-old Ohio-born Ezra and his 50-year-old Arkansas wife Victoria [Elkins Arnold] Calhoun have been married 25 years. This is a first marriage for Ezra and a second for Victoria. Victoria has had one child, Daisy Arnold, who is living. In their household is their adopted one-year 10-month California-born old William E Calhoun. Ezra is retired and living on his own income. Ezra's parents were born in Ohio [sic], Victoria's father was born in West Virginia and her mother in Arkansas, William's parents were born in United States.
In the 1920 US Federal Census for Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, 72-year-old Ohio-born farmer Ezra and his 60-year-old Arkansas-born Victoria [Elkins Arnold] Calhoun have in their household their [adopted] sons, 10-year-old California-born Ezra Jr and 6-year-old California-born George A. The family is living in a house at 3114 Antietam Ave that Ezra owns, but with a mortgage. Ezra has attended school in the past year. George has not attended school. Ezra, Victoria and Ezra Jr can read, write and speak English. Ezra's father was born in the United States and his mother in Pennsylvania, Victoria father was born in Virginia and her mother in Arkansas, their [adopted] sons' father was born in Ohio and and their mother in Arkansas [sic].
Ezra J Calhoun died on 21 Feb 1922 in Los Angeles County, California. The record number for his death is 7374.