Elizabeth Walter

21 January 1834–18 May 1866 (Age 32)
Washington, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Walter was born on 21 January 1834, in Washington, Tennessee, United States, her father, John Walter, was 33 and her mother, Margaret Kyker, was 31. She married Alfred E. Painter on 30 January 1855, in Washington, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 18 May 1866, in Greene, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Horse Creek, Greene, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alfred E. Painter
Elizabeth Walter
Marriage: 30 January 1855
William Sevier Painter
William Painter
Margaret Marilla Painter
Sarah Esther Painter
George C. Painter

Spouse and Children

30 January 1855
Washington, Tennessee, United States


    William Sevier Painter


    William Painter


    Margaret Marilla Painter


    Sarah Esther Painter


    George C. Painter


Parents and Siblings

    John Walter


    Margaret Kyker




    John Peter Walter Sr.


    Amos Walter


    Robert Walter



    Isaac Walter


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World Events (6)

1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 1

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 12

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

German, Swedish, and English: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements wald ‘rule’ + heri, hari ‘army’. The personal name was introduced into England from France by the Normans in the form Walt(i)er, Waut(i)er.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Panter in household of Alfred Panter, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth Walters in household of John Walters, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Walter, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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