Places

  • Calumet is also known as: Houghton County / Calumet village.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Brian Despain (illustrator).

History

Calumet ( /kæl. juːˈmɛt/ kal-yew-MET) is a village in Calumet Township, Houghton County, in the U. S. state of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, that was once at the center of the mining industry of the Upper Peninsula. Also known as Red Jacket, the village includes the Calumet Downtown Historic District, listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP). The village may itself be included within the Calumet Historic District, a larger area which is NRHP-listed and which is a National Historic Landmark District. It is bordered on the north by Calumet Township, on the south by the unincorporated town of New Town and Blue Jacket , on the east by Blue Jacket and Calumet Township, and on the west by Yellow Jacket and Calumet Township. The population was 798 at the 2010 census. Calumet's nickname is Copper Town U. S. A. What is now Calumet was settled in 1864, originally under the name of "Red Jacket", named for a Native American Chief of the Seneca tribe. Until 1895 the name "Calumet" was used by the nearby town of Laurium, Michigan; present day Calumet was not legally named so until 1929. Red Jacket grew due to the copper mines in the area. It was incorporated as a town in 1867. The...

The official website for the city of Calumet is http://villageofcalumet.org/.

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Calumet Obituaries

It was noted by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on March 23rd, 2016 that David Emil "Flash" Aho passed away in Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin.  Aho was 68 years old and was born in Calumet, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor David Emil "Flash"'s life.

It was disclosed on September 1st, 2015 that Joyce Elaine Gardner (Johnson) died in Highlands Ranch, Colorado.  Ms. Gardner was 82 years old and was born in Calumet, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Joyce Elaine's life.

It was disclosed by Finnish American Reporter on August 1st, 2015 that Harold Tikkanen died in Calumet, Michigan.  Tikkanen was 97 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Harold's life.

It was revealed on June 28th, 2015 that Jack Howard Trudgeon passed on in California.  Trudgeon was 95 years old and was born in Calumet, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Jack Howard's life.

It was reported by West Central Tribune on January 7th, 2015 that Loraine Engelstad (Erickson) passed away in Willmar, Minnesota.  Ms. Engelstad was 98 years old and was born in Calumet, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Loraine's life.

It was revealed by West Central Tribune on January 7th, 2015 that Loraine Engelstad (Erickson) passed away in Willmar, Minnesota.  Ms. Engelstad was 98 years old and was born in Calumet, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Loraine's life.

It was noted by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on October 20th, 2014 that Donald T Moen died in Bradenton, Florida.  Moen was 81 years old and was born in Calumet, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Donald T's life.

It was reported by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on June 15th, 2014 that Elizabeth M "Bette" Ordaneff (Luksich) perished in Wisconsin.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Elizabeth M "Bette"'s life.

It was noted on June 13th, 2014 that Carl Simon died in Calumet, Michigan.  Simon was 88 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Carl's life.

It was disclosed by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on May 13th, 2014 that Douglas E Picchiottino perished in Wisconsin.  Picchiottino was 83 years old and was born in Calumet, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Douglas E's life.

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Erickson-Crowley Funeral Home

With a combined history dating back to 1911,the Erickson-Crowley-Peterson Funeral Home has been serving families since 1911.In 1948, J. Gustaf Erickson,a graduate of the American Academy of Mortuary Science in New York City,opened the Erickson...

Memorial Chapel Funeral Homes Incorporated

Our funeral home is a family owned and operated business. We are large enough to give our families the same service as the largest funeral homes around, yet we are small enough that each family gets the level of attention and care they deserve.

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Erickson-Crowley Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Calumet, WA 98185
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Lake View Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Calumet, WA 98185
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Ryan Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Calumet, WA 98185

Calumet Funeral Home News

Stanley M. Stan Frantila
After the closing of Copper Range, he worked at Calumet Machine, retiring in 2001 ... Inc., Jukuri-Antila Funeral Home, 1500 W. Quincy St., Hancock, MI 49930. For any further information, please contact the funeral home at (906)482-3710.
http://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/512371.html?nav=5007

Service set for William Cunningham
Calumet Road, Chesterton, with Father Lawrence Heeg officiating. Burial will follow at St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery, Chesterton. Visitation will be held on Thursday, Oct. 28 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton.
http://www.chestertontribune.com/Obituaries 2010/service_set_for_william_cunningh.htm

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Erickson - Crowley Funeral Home, Calumet Michigan
Erickson-Crowley Funeral Home, Calumet Michigan ... 26090 Pine Street Calumet, Michigan 49913 [t] 906.337.4600 [f] 906.337.4699
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Erickson - Crowley Funeral Home, Calumet Michigan
Erickson-Crowley Funeral Home, Calumet Michigan ... Erickson Crowley Funeral Home dates back to 1948 when J. Gustaf Erickson, a graduate of the American Academy ...
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Peterson Funeral Home - Calumet, Michigan
The Peterson Funeral Home was founded by Otto Oscar Alexander Peterson in Calumet Michigan in 1911. ... All records donated by Karl Peterson, Calumet Michigan Copyright 2005. ...
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History : Erickson - Crowley Funeral Home, Calumet Michigan
Erickson-Crowley Funeral Home, Calumet Michigan ... Together, they built the current funeral home located on Pine Street, Calumet. James passed away on May 21, ...
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Calumet City Funeral Homes and funeral services in Illinois
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