Walter Nelson Fitzwater

1 January 1882–
Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Walter Nelson

When Walter Nelson Fitzwater was born on 1 January 1882, in Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, United States, his father, Henry Clay Fitzwater, was 27 and his mother, Anzina Daniels, was 26. He married Blanche Humphrey on 24 April 1906, in Randolph, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Beverly, Randolph, West Virginia, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

Walter Nelson Fitzwater
1882–
Blanche Humphrey
1882–
Marriage: 24 April 1906
William Randolph Fitzwater
1907–1961
Mary Elizabeth Fitzwater
1910–1961
Howard C. Fitzwater
1913–1913
Richard C. Fitzwater
1913–1913
Thomas H. Fitzwater
1913–1913

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 April 1906
Randolph, West Virginia, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Clay Fitzwater

    Male1854–1939Male

    Female1856–1945Female

siblings

(6)

    Male1882–Male

    Minnie Fitzwater

    Female1886–Female

    Clarence Holland Fitzwater

    Male1888–1984Male

    Female1890–1963Female

    Fitzwater

    Male1892–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 0

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 31

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Irish: altered spelling of the Anglo-Norman French patronymic Fitzwalter ‘son of Walter’ ( see Walter ). Compare Fitzgerald .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Walter Fitzwater in household of Clem Fitzwater, "United States Census, 1900"

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