Elizabeth Walter

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

The Life Summary 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 2 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.

Photos and Memories (1)

Do you know Elizabeth? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Alfred E. Painter
1819–1910
Elizabeth Walter
1834–1866
Marriage: 30 January 1855
William Sevier Painter
1855–1920
Margaret Marilla Painter
1857–1905
Sarah Esther Painter
1860–1908
George C. Painter
1865–1865

Spouse and Children

Children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

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.
1846
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.

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

Possible Related Names

Fitzwater
McWatters
Water
Waterson
Catterson
Watterson
Welle
Hauter
Walther
Walthers
McWaters
Walters
McQuaid
Dewaters
Waters
Wouters
Watters
Wahler
Wolter
Wohler
Gauthier
Gualtieri
Weit
Wally
Waterfield
Balter

Sources (12)

  • 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"

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a FREE Account
Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
Share this with your family and friends.