Maj. Douglas Walworth

14 June 1833–25 June 1914 (Age 81)
Natchez, Adams, Mississippi, United States

The Life Summary of Douglas

When Maj. Douglas Walworth was born on 14 June 1833, in Natchez, Adams, Mississippi, United States, his father, John Periander Walworth, was 34 and his mother, Sarah Wren, was 23. He married Rebecca Anne Conner on 3 January 1856, in Natchez, Adams, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Adams, Mississippi, United States in 1860 and Oden Township, Chicot, Arkansas, United States in 1880. He died on 25 June 1914, in Natchez, Adams, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Natchez City Cemetery, Natchez, Adams, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Maj. Douglas Walworth
1833–1914
Rebecca Anne Conner
1832–1868
Marriage: 3 January 1856
John Periander Walworth
1857–1905
Lucy Walworth
1858–1929
Annie Douglas Walworth
1860–1948
Jane Frances Walworth
1861–1927
Sarah Ernestine Walworth
1865–1939

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo
Age 3
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 13
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861
Age 28
Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places called Walworth, in Greater London and County Durham, both named with Old English w(e)alh ‘Briton’, genitive plural wala ( see Wallace ) + worð ‘enclosure’. The present-day concentration of the name in Yorkshire suggests the latter is the more likely source. Compare Wallwork .

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

Possible Related Names

Wallace
Wallwork
Woolworth
Walsworth

Sources (15)

  • Duglas Walworth, "United States Census, 1880"
  • D Walworth in household of A P Walworth, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Duglass Walworth in household of John Walworth, "United States Census, 1870"

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