Katie Walk

19 December 1868–7 March 1952 (Age 83)
Arcola, Douglas, Illinois, United States

The Life of Katie

When Katie Walk was born on 19 December 1868, in Arcola, Douglas, Illinois, United States, her father, Abraham Walk, was 30 and her mother, Catherine Mariah Faith, was 27. She married John Sherman Davison on 10 February 1892, in Butler, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Tribune, Greeley, Kansas, United States for about 10 years and Tribune Township, Greeley, Kansas, United States in 1940. She died on 7 March 1952, in Pueblo, Pueblo, Colorado, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Tribune, Greeley, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Sherman Davison
Katie Walk
Marriage: 10 February 1892
Leroy Davison
Orpha Pearl Davison
Orion Lindell Davison
Annabelle L. Davison
Nelle Bly Davison
Perry R. Davison
Kathryn Viola Davison
John Albert "Jack" Davison
Frank George Davison
Ethel Mae Davison
Henry "Earle" Davison

Spouse and Children

10 February 1892
Butler, Kansas, United States


+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Abraham Walk


    Catherine Mariah Faith




+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Age 3

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 German: from the personal name Walko.2 German: occupational name, a variant of Walke .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Kattie Walk in household of Abraham Walk, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Katie Davison in household of John S Davison, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Katie Davison in household of J S Davison, "Kansas State Census, 1915"

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