Dempsey Broadway Walters

29 November 1906–1 December 1981 (Age 75)
Ashe, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Dempsey Broadway

When Dempsey Broadway Walters was born on 29 November 1906, in Ashe, North Carolina, United States, his father, Daniel Roby Walters, was 37 and his mother, Julie Etta Goodman, was 27. He married Mattie Valeria Goodman on 20 September 1930, in Ashe, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Jefferson Township, Ashe, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and West Jefferson, Ashe, North Carolina, United States in 1981. He died on 1 December 1981, in Ashe, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Ashe, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dempsey Broadway Walters
Mattie Valeria Goodman
Marriage: 20 September 1930
Roby Franklin Walters
Robert Wade Walters

Spouse and Children

20 September 1930
Ashe, North Carolina, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 12

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.

Age 21

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English and German: patronymic from Walter .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Dempse Walton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dempsy B Walters in household of Daniel R Walters, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dempsy Walters in household of Roby Walters, "United States Census, 1910"

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